Job Title: Director of engineering
Company: United Utilities
Richard has worked as a process engineer within the UK, Australian, Middle Eastern and European water industry over the last 24 years. He has designed and commissioned wastewater, effluent reuse, advanced digestion and odour control facilities. Richard has held positions within Jacobs, Bechtel and MWH acting as a process engineer, start-up manager, technical manager, knowledge manager, global technology leader, framework and sector director. He joined United Utilities 18 months ago as head of engineering and technical disciplines. Recently, Richard has taken on the role as engineering director at United Utilities, looking after a team of circa 350 and managing the engineering aspects across United Utilities wholesale (capital & operational) business.
Speaking at the following:
Deciding where and when to pass risk through the supply chain How to turn innovation into business as usual Creating effective data governance to help identify essential asset needs