CCW Central and Eastern region represents consumers of Severn Trent Water, South Staffordshire Water, Anglian Water, Cambridge Water, Essex & Suffolk Water and Affinity Water East Ltd (formerly Veolia).

Mike Keil
Mike Keil, Head of Policy and Research

Our work in the Central and Eastern region is led by a Senior Policy Manager.  Until we recruit to this newly-created role, your senior management contact will be our Head of Policy and Research, Mike Keil.

Mike spent the first part of his career at the Met Office, during which time he completed his PhD in modelling the stratosphere. In 2007 he joined Ofwat as its first head of climate change policy. Mike moved to Severn Trent Water in 2011 to lead the company’s work on climate change and resilience. In 2014 Mike went on secondment to run Severn Trent’s Asset Management Department, before moving to his role as Business Leader for Asset Strategy he helps set the long-term direction for the company.

Local Consumer Advocates

The Central and Eastern team work with Local Consumer Advocates (LCAs). They are a customer of at least one of the water companies in the Central and Eastern region and their work is focused on the services provided by water companies in this area. Find out more about the LCAs and who they are in this region.

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