Water Resilient Cities
Rhys is the Water Business Leader for Victoria, South Australia at Arup, based in Melbourne. He is a chartered chemical engineer, with experience in water recycling and reuse projects across Victoria and Australia. Rhys is an accomplished water leader having received the Future Leader Gold Award from Consult Australia in 2014 and being awarded the 2016 Young Water Professional at the Victorian Water Awards. Rhys is an advisor to La Trobe University’s Engineering School and RMIT’s Chemical Engineering College, is secretary of the not-for-profit association Yarra Swim Co, serves on IChemE’s Water Industry Specialist Interest Group Committee and has previously served on the AWA’s Vic Branch Committee.