M.Eng., University of Southampton, 2011
Institution of Civil Engineers, UK
- Chartered Member
English, mother tongue
French, elementary proficiency
Spanish, elementary proficiency
Dickon Wells, Project Manager
Dickon joined Ebbwater in 2018 to provide project management and flood risk expertise. He has over seven years of flood and coastal erosion risk management experience, working on some of the biggest most innovative flood risk management projects in the UK. Having recently moved to Canada, Dickon is keen to apply the experience and knowledge he has gained over his career to new challenges and environments in a new country.
Dickon has an M.Eng in Civil Engineering and since completing his master’s thesis in flood risk planning and climate change he has taken a keen interest in flood risk management. He has worked on a large variety of projects in this sector including fluvial and coastal flood risk management, asset management and coastal erosion. He has worked on projects from the strategy stage through to construction, leading multi-disciplinary teams to solve complex problems. Having worked primarily for the UK government Dickon has first hand experience of working with policy makers and the effects that planning and land use policy has on flood risk. He is passionate about flood risk communication and working with communities to help understand and reduce their risk.