Conwy CBC has been carrying out separate food waste collections since 2009 and in September 2016, implemented a year-long trial of four-weekly refuse collection to 10,000 households. Andrew is responsible for a range of front line services in Conwy including waste management, highway maintenance, street cleansing, parks, countryside, traffic engineering, parking, street lighting and street works. Prior to this appointment he was Conwy’s Waste Manager for five years. Andrew’s background is in land surveying and civil engineering, with 15 years in the private sector in the UK, US and Middle East. He has a BSc. from Swansea University, MSc. in Engineering Surveying from Nottingham University, and is a Chartered Waste Manager.