13 January 2014
Multi-disciplinary consultancy, WYG has appointed Jeff Evans as an Associate to strengthen its waste management team who will be based at headquarters in Leeds aiming to spearhead business development in the North.
Jeff brings a wealth of experience to the role from working in both the public and private sector and has a PhD in Environmental Engineering. His previous role was as Waste Partnership Manager for the York and North Yorkshire Waste Partnership responsible for co-ordinating the delivery of the joint waste strategy for nine local authorities. Prior to this, he was an Associate Director at Waterman plc, leading the carbon, energy and waste management team which are based in Leeds.
Jeff said: ‘I am excited to take up this opportunity to work at WYG having worked with the consultancy as a customer in my previous role. It was the quality of the people that made the difference in wanting to join the team at WYG’.
Russell Lane, Associate, said: ‘Jeff joins WYG at an exciting time and will be leading the further development of our existing business with waste authorities in the North of England.’
Notes to Editors
One of the top-ranking global consultancies employing around 1,500 people, WYG is behind some of the world’s most challenging projects. Our specialists provide expert advice and project management support services that are helping to shape landscapes, infrastructure, society and culture in the developed and developing world.
We advise on planning and transport, provide engineering and environmental services, consult on waste and resource management, and deliver support to enable economic and social reform.
By engaging with clients at an early stage we ensure that decisions are made which will maximise a project’s potential and deliver our client’s strategic objectives. In turn, this builds strong and lasting relationships with clients in each of our seven core sectors:
Defence & Justice; Energy & Waste; Environment (including waste and waste water); Transport; Commercial Development & Urban Regeneration; Mining & Metals; Social Development & Infrastructure
WYG has an international presence with offices throughout the UK, and in Eastern Europe, the Middle East & North Africa, and South Africa.
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