Utility Week Live, 22nd - 23rd May 2018

Karen Light

Karen Light

head of water & environment, WRc

Karen Light is WRc’s Head of Water & Environment with over 25 years’ experience of working in the water, waste and environmental sectors. During her time at WRc, Karen has held a variety of posts covering business development, strategic planning and technical management roles. She has a broad understanding of the issues facing the water industry and has worked on many projects involving the communication of technical concepts. She has experience of asset management and business planning within the water sector and is currently responsible for the Catchment Management area within WRc incorporating Environmental Evidence and Policy, Environmental Modelling and Catchment Management solutions.


The best industry exhibition I have ever been to. Thought provoking, interesting, good networking, with a positive feel to the whole event… it was excellent!

Jacob Tompkins OBE, Managing Director, Waterwise