SuDS Champion Award nominations

We're delighted to reveal the following candidates and teams in the running for the SuDS Champion Award.

This year there are three SuDS Champion categories:

  • Rising star - for those who have worked with SuDS for five years or fewer.
  • Established professional - for those who have worked with SuDS for over five years.
  • Outstanding team - who have worked together to inspire, inform and influence the delivery of multi-beneficial SuDS

The new SuDS Champion, SuDS Rising Star and Outstanding SuDS Team were announced during an in-person ceremony on 13 July 2023 in Edinburgh. 

Find out about this year's winners HERE


Category 1: Rising Stars

Eleonora Lepanto

Graduate Civil Engineer

Stomor Ltd


Andrew Mindham

Gateway Officer

City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council



Harriet Warnock

Project Civil Engineer
Design ID Consulting Limited


Category 2: Established Professionals


Saira Ali

Team Leader - Landscape, Design and Conservation

City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council

Jo Bradley
Director of Operations

Stormwater Shepherds


Samuel Briscoe


Stomor Ltd


Aimee Felus

Programme Delivery Manager

The Aquifer Partnership


David O’Brien

Policy and Advice Manager

NatureScot (Scottish Natural Heritage)


Matt Panou

Flood Risk & Climate Adaptation Manager

London Borough of Lambeth


Charles Snead

Principal City Planner

Transport for London (TfL)

Category 3: Outstanding Teams


Cambria Consulting