A microbiologist with 30 years of research, operational and business experience in large-scale anaerobic digestion, and other recycling technologies for organics. Experienced in project management, process optimisation, horticultural and agricultural product development, technology analysis, business model development, cost-benefit analysis, and technical reporting. Consultant to commercial companies, and Local Authorities. A member of international organisations dealing with organic recycling. Regularly attends, and contributes to, international conferences. A member of the CIWM Special Interest Group (SIG) on the biological treatment of wastes, and member of the Renewable Energy Association (REA), the American Biogas Council (ABC), the Algae Biomass Organization (ABO), the US Composting Council (USCC), and the American Society of Microbiology (ASM).
Offers consultancy work in organics recycling, particularly the integration of anaerobic digestion with the cultivation and use of microalgae and composting for optimal commercial benefit.