Lloyd Martin is Chief Executive of British Water, the leading trade association for the water sector in the UK. Lloyd’s previous appointments have included Regional Director for Severn Trent Services International and also for Anglian Water International, whence he was seconded for three years to the UK Government in the late 1990s as Global Export Promoter for the British water industry. Lloyd has 30 years’ experience in the water sector: in management, operations; strategic planning; international business development and project delivery, both within the UK and in over 40 countries world-wide. He has worked in both the public sector (pre-privatisation in UK) and in privatised water companies in the UK and overseas. He has significant experience of working within central Government as the private sector’s export and trade advisor for water to the Foreign Office & Department of Trade and Industry (now the Department for International Trade). He has advised numerous countries’ governments on sustainable mechanisms for Public Private Partnerships in water and best practices for utility operations, management and performance regulation. Lloyd is a Fellow of CIWEM and a Chartered Water & Environmental Manager.