Paul is the MD of his bespoke water hygiene consultancy providing independent and impartial advice on water hygiene management advising on the legal drivers for L8 compliance, a qualified BS OSHAS 18001 Lead Auditor and European guest speaker.
He has AE (water) contracts with several large NHS Trusts across the UK and was the water hygiene Authorising Engineer for the Athletes Village, during the London Olympic Games 2012.
Fifty two years working experience in the FM industry, the past twenty years of which he has specialised in water hygiene management, developing a comprehensive understanding of water hygiene guidance including microbiological waterborne contamination in water systems. In 1996 he was the Head of the Estates department, for 5 years at The Royal Liverpool University Hospital followed by a further twelve years PFI experience with the Australian based Lend Lease Ltd on their healthcare and education contracts as their Authorising Engineer.
He currently provides training and AE advice regarding the revised (2016) HTM 04 01 which can create a financial risk for the PFI contractor and Trusts. Recently a BSI British Standards panel member for the revision of BS8558:2011 and co-author of a book, published in Brazil titled: Safety Plans of Water - Vision of Specialists.
He is an experienced European public speaker and recently carried out a water hygiene infection control audit for the Spanish Navarre Government at their world leading Cancer Hospital in Pamplona.
Fifteen years experience working closely in the PFI Healthcare sector.