The Prestige Lecture 2021 with Colin Skellett, Chief Executive of Wessex Water.
The Pipeline Industries Guild are delighted to announce that this year’s lecture will be delivered by the Chief Executive of Wessex Water, Colin Skellett - Reflections on an ever-changing industry.
Colin is currently Group Chief Executive of the Wessex Water/YTL UK Group, Chair of the YTL Land and Property UK and Chair of YTL's UK hotels. He is also non-executive Chair of European Connoisseurs Travel, Chair of the Merchants' Academy schools, as well as a Director of Business West, Bristol.
He has had non-executive roles in rail, travel and international infrastructure businesses, served on the Board of the South West Regional Development Agency and is involved with a number of charities. Colin was also Chair of the West of England Local Enterprise Partnership from 2011 until the beginning of 2016.
Colin was appointed Chair of Visit Bath in April 2020. He has previously chaired the Initiative for Bath & North East Somerset, Future Bath Plus and was a member of Bath Festivals Board. Colin is also Chair of the Gainsborough Bath Spa Hotel and Thermae Bath Spa.
Colin was awarded an OBE for services to business and WaterAid in the 2012 Queen's Birthday Honours and has Honorary Doctorates in Engineering from the Universities of the West of England and Bristol.
14.00 to 14.30: Registration, Tea & Coffee
14.30 to 15.30: Colin Skellett - Reflections on an ever-changing industry.
15.30 to 16.30: Networking
Registration is essential as places are limited and will be given on a first come first served basis.
Bath, BA1 5AW