Owen Richards

Global Environment Leader, Technical Consultant Team Director
Global Environment Leader, Technical Consultant Team Director, McGregor Coxall
McGregor Coxall
Melbourne, Australia

Personal Experience

Owen is McGregor Coxall’s Global Environmental Leader. He has 24 years’ extensive experience in both public and private sectors of environmental and civil engineering. Owen’s experience in design and implementation of green infrastructure and nature-based solutions is extremely diverse and includes work in community-led projects in Asia, Australia and the Pacific.

He has worked and delivered a range of projects evolving the integration of green infrastructure initiatives, concept design, modelling, and technical input into tool kits and knowledge products, specifically relating to sea level rise, coastal vulnerability, storm surge assessments, subdivision design, hydrodynamic modelling, design of sewer and water infrastructure, water planning, Integrated Water Cycle Management (IWCM), Water Sensitive Urban Design (WSUD) and Asia Sponge City projects.