Bill Swan

Bill Swan


Bill holds a degree in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University and has had a varied career in the waste management industry, running a wide variety of Local Authority waste collection and recycling contracts as Contracts Manager and then Regional Manager.

He also worked as a Tendering Director, bidding and winning refuse collection, recycling, MRF and waste transfer and disposal contracts. He led teams that won contracts worth £225 million structured variously as joint ventures, Private Finance Initiatives, Public Private Partnerships and Best Value contracts.

He holds a number of directorships in the environmental field and maintains active links with several charities in the sector. He is currently a member of the board of Friends of the Earth. His expertise is in waste, recycling and fleet management.