Inspiring the future of food and nutrition, 15 October 2020, Virtual Event

CEO, IOM3

Dr Colin Church

Dr Colin Church is the Chief Executive of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3). He was previously the CEO of CIWM, the professional body for resource and waste management; prior to that he was Director of Environmental Quality at Defra, where his responsibilities included the Government’s policies on adaptation to a changing climate, air quality, noise, local environmental quality and waste. He was also responsible for the Government’s support for waste infrastructure development, and leads for Defra on climate change mitigation. He was also a non-executive director of WRAP, the waste reduction and resource efficiency body.