Oli Raud

Programme Manager, Centre for Resilience in the Environment, Water and Waste (CREWW)

Oli Raud is the Programme Manager for the Centre for Resilience in the Environment, Water and Waste (CREWW) – South West Water’s strategic research and innovation partnership with the University of Exeter. This role sees Oli bring together expert across SWW’s business as well as researchers, academics and the wider supply chain to support and facilitate innovation, Knowledge Exchange and partnerships to bring forward solutions to the pressing environmental and societal challenges of our time.

Facilitating the people, ideas, creativity, technology, design and science across Utilities and a range of other sectors is what motivates him, supporting pioneering and transdisciplinary research for the water sector and its customers, through CREWW.

Prior to joining South West Water Oli managed and led multiple European project consortia in Creative Industries, Design, Digital Manufacturing, Environmental Sciences and Big Data, during his time with the European Commission’s DG Regio and Plymouth College of Art.