Jamie has over 12 year's commercial experience of managing and directing national and regional Government environmental and waste programmes and leading technical research projects. He is a technical specialist in waste and resource efficiency and Jamie has been heavily involved over the last few years both as a member of the Scottish Government’s ‘Zero Waste Think Tank’ and in the drafting of the Zero Waste Regulations as a member of the Scottish Governments review Board. Throughout his career Jamie has been closely involved in the development and delivery of 100’s resource efficiency projects for the private, public and third sectors regarding the opportunities and benefits of resource efficiency and process improvement. Jamie also sits on the Government’s Waste Data Review Board and supported the Scottish Government in drafting the new Waste Hierarchy Guidance. Jamie is a chartered member of the CIWM and chairs the Institute’s strategy group on business waste and resource efficiency in Scotland.
Jamie is able to combine both his strong technical expertise with his policy development knowledge providing valuable insights when directing technical projects. As an experienced project director Jamie is responsible for the delivery of many of Ricardo Energy & Environment’s waste and resource efficiency projects in Scotland which range from large programmes to smaller policy focused research projects covering: resource efficiency, waste management and energy from waste.