Dr Chris Newton

Technology Consultant


Chris is a stormwater and SuDS specialist with over 9 years’ experience working with stormwater and water management companies and academia. He has experience delivering technical and commercial based product development projects and disseminating technical information to consultants, contractors and other professionals.

Prior to joining Isle Utilities, Chris previously worked in stormwater management, wastewater and potable water with Hydro International and stormwater management and green infrastructure with DeepRoot Urban Solutions.

Chris completed his doctorate through the STREAM IDC Program in 2016 with Hydro International focusing on flood resilient sewer systems. He has subsequently worked in Research & Development, Market Development, Territory Management and Technical Team Manager roles for UK, USA and Middle East territories.

Since joining Isle, Chris has worked on the World Bank Utility of the Future project, non-household consumption options and market entry strategies for private technology companies.


EngD Water Engineering, University of Exeter, UK, 2016

MEng (Hons) Civil Engineering, University of Exeter, UK, 2011