Who is on the cbec team?
cbec prides itself on the extensive level of practical and academic experience held by its staff and management.
the core of our success
Hamish Moir MSc PhD
UK Managing Director & Geomorphologist
Hamish is cbec’s UK Managing Director and has extensive training in the fields of fluvial geomorphology-instream ecology interactions and river engineering, both in research and consultancy capacities.
Chris Bowles PhD
US Managing Director
Chris is a Chartered Civil Engineer and Chartered Environmentalist with over 18 years of experience in water resources and ecological engineering. He obtained his doctorate in physical and computational modelling of intake._.
Dr Eric Gillies BEng PhD
Dr Eric Gillies has over 20 years’ experience in modelling and measurement of a diverse range of fluid flows, and for the past 6 years has specialised in modelling river flows and._.
Fiona Thompson PhD
Dr Fiona Thompson gained her PhD from the University of Plymouth, investigating the implications of climate change on river morphology, ecology and management. Through this research, Fiona gained an in-depth knowledge of._.
Gordon Falconer MSc
Gordon Falconer has an MA Honours in Geography and an MSc in Sustainable Catchment Management from the University of Dundee. He has been conducting topographic and bathymetric surveys with cbec for over._.
Jorge Iguzquiza MSc
Jorge has five years’ experience in river basin management and GIS, and holds a Masters in Environmental Management and Restoration from University of Barcelona, where he studied specific subjects about GIS Analysis,._.
Business Development Manager
Marleen has an MSc in Molecular Nutrition from Wageningen University in her native Netherlands. Since joining cbec in 2017, Marleen has been involved in a variety of tasks, gaining experience and understanding of._.
Ruth Ward MSc
Proposal and Marketing Co-ordinator/HSE Adviser
Ruth has an MSc (with Distinction) in Environmental Protection and Management from the University of Edinburgh. Through her Masters studies, Ruth gained knowledge and experience of river catchment management with particular focus._.
Richard Williams PhD
Dr Richard Williams from the University of Glasgow is an honorary member of cbec UK staff after undertaking an industrial fellowship with the company in 2017. Funded by the Royal Academy of._.