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CIBSE Board

John Field MA CEng FCIBSE MEI CMVP - President
John is founding director of energy management consultancy Native-Hue Ltd. John has been at the heart of UK energy management developments for 30 years having founded Target Energy Services in 1985. He joined Power Efficiency Ltd as a director in 2007 and built up a class-leading energy and carbon management team that moved with Power Efficiency to Balfour Beatty in 2011 with a wide portfolio of corporate and public sector clients. As Energy Services Director at TEAM (EAA Ltd) from 2012 to 2014 he developed the renewable heat business and supported major Energy Performance Contract projects for large scale energy improvements at hospital Trusts. He is chair of the Energy Performance Contract Group at the Energy Systems and Technology Association.

Peter Y Wong - President Elect
Mr Wong received his training from Scott Wilson & Kirkpatrick in the first Cross- Harbour tunnel project in Hong Kong. In 1995, Peter took the harbinger chair of the HKSAR Government’s first ever international conference on topics responding to the Kyoto Protocol.  Peter is now with the Professional Green Building Council. Peter’s first experience in accreditation of engineering degrees was when CIBSE held its inaugural exercise in HK.  He is now the Chair of the Accreditation Board, a position conferred by the Government to represent the interest of engineering graduates in the International Engineering Meeting of the Washington Accord. Peter was the Chair of CIBSE HK Branch and the founding Chair of Building Services Division of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers of which Peter was elected President in 2008.

Tadj Oreszczyn FCIBSE - Vice President
Tadj Oreszczyn is Professor of Energy and Environment at University College London, and founding Director of the UCL Energy Institute which aims to accelerate the transition to a globally sustainable energy system through world-class energy research, education and policy support.  He was previously Director of the Energy Design Advice Scheme (EDAS) regional office based at the Bartlett, UCL and then Head of the Bartlett School of Graduate Studies and Vice Dean Research for the Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment.  Tadj has over 28 years of energy research experience mostly focused around the area of energy and buildings.

Paddy Conaghan CEng FCIBSE - Vice President
Paddy graduated as a building environmental engineer from Bath University in 1973 and has worked since in two firms of consulting engineers on projects in UK, and the Middle & Far East. He was a senior partner of Hoare Lea for nearly 20 years – a period of major organic growth and increasing peer recognition.  Always a practicing engineer, with significant projects for clients like BP, British Museum, BAA, Excel and Marks & Spencer, he also headed the Firm’s London Office and its R & D, virtual engineering & sustainability missions. He passed on ownership in the partnership in 2010 to trusted successors. He now follows wider interests in the built environment and construction industry agendas while remaining a consultant at Hoare Lea. Paddy is currently a Vice President of CIBSE, a member of CIBSE Services Board and former Chair of the CIBSE BIM Group. As a member of the Edge think tank, he is involved on two important cross-institutional collaborations in which CIBSE plays a central role. He is also a visiting fellow at LSBU and an advisor to other universities; an occasional conference speaker and industry commentator. 

Stephen Lisk - Vice President
Stephen has more than 25 years lighting industry experience both in New Zealand, and the United Kingdom, working with Erco and iGuzzini before founding his own lighting design and supply company One Eighty Light in 2009. Stephen joined the Board as an elected member in 2009. He was elected for a further term as a Trustee between 2011 and 2014. He has served as Chair of The Society of Light and Lighting’s Marketing and Communications Committee, and is a Fellow and Past President of the Society of Light and Lighting.
 
Stuart MacPherson CEng FCIBSE - Honorary Treasurer
Stuart MacPherson is a Partner with Irons Foulner Consulting Engineers, and external Professor of Building Services Engineering at Heriot-Watt University.  He was elected to the CIBSE Board in 2009. Currently he
represents CIBSE's interests on various Scottish Government working groups related to the Scottish Building Regulations and the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive. 

Nick Mead CEng FCIBSE - Immediate Past President
Nick Mead joined Haden Young as an Apprentice in 1978. He progressed within Haden working on many diverse projects including Pharmaceutical and Manufacturing developments. He left as an Engineering Manager in 1995 and joined WSP London as an Associate Director, becoming a Director shortly after. Nick joined ACDP in November 2000 as an Associate Director and was shortly promoted to Director and then Managing Director.  Subsequent to a role with Imtech as their Engineering Director for the London business he is now operating independently as Nick Mead Associated. His roles in CIBSE have included Board Member, Honorary Treasurer, Chair of the CIBSE Patrons and chair of the CIBSE Industry and Education Group.

Janet Beckett CEng MCIBSE – Elected Board Member
Janet has more than thirty years of construction industry experience as an HVAC (Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning) Design Engineering Consultant and as a CIBSE Low Carbon Consultant designing all aspects of energy efficient buildings. She has considerable experience in delivering new build and complex retrofit building services and energy reduction solutions for all sectors and types of buildings.  After working at Shepherd Engineering Services, she left in 2010 to set up Carbon Saver UK as an SME. Carbon Saver UK specialise as CIBSE Low Carbon Consultants designing sustainable solutions for both new and existing buildings.  Janet currently sits on the CIBSE QA moderators board for Non Domestic Energy Performance Certificates and is also an auditor for them.

David Pepper MIoD - Elected Board Member
David Pepper joined Manufacturers Agent, Prometheus Appliances Ltd in 1978. In 1984 he moved to Andrews Water Heaters, before moving on to Lochinvar Ltd in 1998 asManaging Director. He has been an Affiliate member of CIBSE since 1994, was a member of the CIBSE Communications and Marketing Committee (2003-2005). He has been heavily involved with Manufacturers Trade Association, ICOM Energy Association since 2005, where he held the post of Chairman on the Direct-fired Water Heater Committee, is currently Chairman of the Commercial Boiler and Water Heater Group. David is also a past President of the Association.

Andrew Saville CEng FCIBSE MSLL MInstD - Elected Board Member
Andrew has worked in building services since completing his student apprenticeship. He worked for British Telecom in plant maintenance before working as a building services design consultant in London. He worked as Technical Support Manager in the property services and security division of the Bank of England, for 15 years, then moved to become an indepentant property consultant, where he worked at the London International Stock Exchange, and the Building Performance Group, as well as the Ministry of Defence and UBS Bank. He also worked with BSRIA advising on and drafting building services operational manuals. He is currently working with CIBSE Certification.  Andrew has been chair of the Home Counties North East region committee, and been on CIBSE Council for 5 years. In 2006 he was instrumental in setting up the Young Engineers Network.

Lynne Jack - Elected Board Member
Professor Lynne Jack is Director of Heriot-Watt University’s Royal Academy of Engineering Centre of Excellence in Sustainable Building Design and is also Deputy Head of the School of Energy, Geosciences, Infrastructure and Society. She is a Chartered Engineer, a Fellow of the Chartered Institution of Buildings Services Engineers and a Fellow of the Society of Public Health Engineers. Lynne is also the UK representative on the Scientific Committee of the CIB (Conseil International du Batiment) W62 Working Group and has recently been appointed to the World Plumbing Council Education and Training Committee. Lynne is Chair of CIBSE’s Accreditation panel and is also a member of the CIBSE Education, Training and Membership Committee, the CIBSE Scotland Committee, and the Ken Dale Bursary Panel. She is also a co-founder of the Scottish region of SoPHE (Society of Public Health Engineers) Scotland.