A regular contributor to EFWNet, with his popular bimonthly blog on the current issues in the waste and resource sector, Dr Adam Read was yesterday inaugurated as President of CIWM, the Chartered Institute of Wastes Management, taking over from Trevor Nicoll.
EFWNet sends congratulations and we look forward to his next blog, to follow in early July.
Dr Adam Read has been External Affairs Director at SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK for almost 4 years after a successful career in academia, local government and consultancy. He has been directly involved with UK Government through the development of the Resources & Waste Strategy and associated consultations, and as lead author on the SUEZ evidence submissions. He has worked on energy recovery projects for more than 20 years, as a consultant, client, contractor and community engagement specialist, and developing planning guidance for Welsh Government. Adam sits on numerous industry technical working groups, is a regular speaker and facilitator, a technical report and article author, and a frequent blogger and social media enthusiast. He has been in the sector for almost 25 years specialising in municipal waste management strategy, recycling services, residual waste treatment contracts and consultation, and continues to support UK service innovation. He is a Fellow of the CIWM, the RSA, IOM3 and the Royal Geographical Society.