UKWIR have appointed a new Chairman of the Board

UKWIR have appointed a new Chairman of the Board

Published On 11/04/2019

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that Mr. Richard Warneford, Wastewater Director at Northumbrian Water, has accepted the role of UKWIR Chairman, stepping into the shoes of Mr. Chris Newsome.

Richard is a water professional and chartered engineer, starting in the sector in 1985, with experiences covering operations, commercial, investment, partnerships, asset management and employee relations with most of this time providing strategic direction and leadership.

Speaking of his new role, Richard stated:
“In these challenging and interesting times for the sector, I believe UKWIR has the potential to be a major player. We have established a clear direction and a number of big questions supported with funding and activity.”