Public Affairs Consultant
Chris has wide-ranging public affairs, policy and regulatory experience across the construction, energy and transport sectors. His role for the Smoke Control Association, working closely with technical consultant Allan Hurdle, is to raise the Association’s profile amongst government and various other stakeholders such as trade and membership bodies, Local Authority Building Control (LABC) and the Association of Consultant Approved Inspectors (ACAI). Chris also works on a consultancy basis for the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) and the Institute of Healthcare Engineering and Estate Management (IHEEM).
Formerly he has been a board member for London Travelwatch (the consumer watchdog for London transport users) and for the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre (an agency owned by the Department for Communities and Local Government).