Position: Head of Waste Strategy
Company: Welsh Government
Andy has 39 years experience of working in the environmental field, including spending the last 23 years in the area of waste strategy. Andy has been Head of Waste Strategy at the Welsh Government for the last 19 years and is responsible for waste and circular economy strategy policy. In 2017 he received the Material Recycling World magazine’s ‘Editor’s Choice Award’, and the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management’s ‘Waste and Resources Leader’ of the year award, in recognition of Wales’ success in recycling. Andy was awarded an OBE for ‘services to the environment and recycling in Wales’ in the New Year Honours 2019.