Waterman appoints new Flood and Drainage Lead

Rob Forsyth, a recognised industry leader in the civil water sector, has joined Waterman as a Technical Director leading our national water team including flood risk, drainage, SuDS and water cycle, and water quality.

Prior to joining us, Rob was the UK lead for drainage, flood and water at AECOM, and was responsible for growth, technical excellence and collaboration across their UK offices.

With a strong background in civil engineering and environmental consultancy, Rob has a proven track record of effective design management, leading challenging and complex multidisciplinary development projects. He brings extensive experience in the private and public sector, spanning due diligence, planning, design, tendering, programming, site supervision and stakeholder negotiations.

Paul Moore, Waterman’s Board Director for Infrastructure and Environment, expressed: “As we continue to build resilience and tackle the effects of climate change, our expertise and creative thinking in how we manage water is more important than ever. I’m delighted Rob has joined our team to further strengthen our capabilities in this area and provide vital expertise to our clients in delivering sustainable projects across the built environment.”