Dr Bob Stear
TWENTY65 Leadership Board Member
Bob is the head of innovation at Severn Trent who provide and treat water and waste water in the UK and internationally. Bob’s career has split into two halves; the first in operations management of sewage treatment and water production facilities serving circa 2 million customers and the second in strategic planning and innovation. In 2013 Bob was seconded into Defra for a year to work on implementation of the Water Act 2014. He now runs Severn Trent’s Innovation portfolio that is geared towards the company purpose; “to serve our communities and build a lasting water legacy”.