Institution of Civil Engineers
As Director of ICE Scotland, Ben leads the Regional Support Team and is responsible for developing and delivering ICE Scotland’s business plan. He manages staff and works with members to raise the profile of the profession, inform the infrastructure debate, and deliver effective knowledge transfer and professional development programmes.
Ben’s background is mainly in economic development supporting the built environment, including several years with Scottish Enterprise as construction sector manager, in a senior role establishing the Construction Scotland Innovation Centre and three years in consultancy.
Outside of ICE, Ben is also a trustee of Castlehill Housing Association and Green Action Trust, a not-for-profit organisation focused on environmental regeneration.