former Associate Professor, full time student, lead reviewer
Graeme is a chartered engineer being a Member of Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) and Fellow of the Institution of Structural Engineers. He has a masters in Business Administration (MBA) with
a varied career working for consultants, clients, contractors and academia. The majority of his engineering career he has worked as a civil engineer in heavy industry, including petrochem, power (inc nuclear), aerospace & healthcare.
The 12 years prior to joining Swansea University in 2018 as an associate professor he was an engineering leader with Laing O’Rourke getting very involved with information management (BIM) and off-site manufacturing (DfMA). He also championed the development and progression of graduate engineers to professional status.
He is now a full-time student researching into how well, or badly, the UK construction industry is delivering sustainability and due to complete his studies in 2024.
Over the past 20 years he has served on a number of panels and working groups for the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) and including looking at streamlining / updating the attributes as well as the JBM working group and was also on the Engineering Council’s sustainability working group, where the six guiding principles were refreshed, which were released in January 2021.
He is also a lead reviewer with ICE having reviewed all levels including the progressive route to chartership.