Adam started out his career working in retail management and has also worked as a website designer and served in the British Army as a Signaller. With 19 years of leadership experience, leading highly effective agile teams and is seen as a problem solver. He joined the Environment Agency in 2013 as a Team Leader and since November 2016 has been leading the Urban Pioneer in Greater Manchester. The Pioneer will test the best analytical tools, data and governance approaches which is supporting the development and implementation of the Government's 25 Year Environment Plan. He has a passion for technology, the natural environment and the great outdoors.