Allan Simpson – Strategic Growth & Infrastructure Manager, Anglian Water Services
Allan leads on housing and economic growth for Anglian Water Services, a leading water utility serving 6 million customers in the east of England, one of the fastest growing but driest parts of the UK. Allan delivers Anglian Water’s strategic planning function to shape and influence development and to realise the business’ ambition of becoming a leading enabler of truly sustainable growth.
Currently on part time secondment as Head of Water at Business in the Community (BITC), Allan is also leading the Water Taskforce’s programme to harness the influence of forward thinking businesses to shape better places.
Trained as a chartered spatial planner, he has background in strategic planning, infrastructure planning and sustainability. Allan is also a fellow of the royal geographical society.