CIRIA Executive Board

CIRIA is governed by an Executive Board, responsible for the overall business and comprised of senior construction professionals.

Non Executive Directors:

John Connaughton, Reading University (Chair)
Nikki Maxted, Prep World
John Curtin, Environment Agency
Boyd McFee, Sir Robert McAlpine
Steve Denton, WSP
Mike Edwards, Network Rail


Executive Directors:

Dirk Vennix, Chief Executive, CIRIA
Owen Jenkins, Research Director, CIRIA
Leanne Clowting, Membership and Marketing Services Director, CIRIA

CIRIA Council

CIRIA’s Council guides CIRIA’s overall direction. Meeting bi-annually, the Council helps with the strategic guidance of CIRIA’s work. Member organisations are entitled to nominate a member to CIRIA’s Council to attend council meetings.

Minutes from previous Council meetings are available in the Member Area.