Biography

Portrait photo headshot of ICCAN Head Commissioner Rob Light

Rob Light

ICCAN Head Commissioner

“ICCAN has put managing aviation noise back on the public agenda, we are committed to working with industry and communities to improve how noise is managed in the future.”

Appointed 19 November 2018

ICCAN’s Head Commissioner Rob Light served as Deputy Chair of the Environment Agency from 2012 to 2015 and remained a member of its Board for six years. He has held other prominent roles over the years including as a member of the Audit Commission Board from 2011 to 2015, a Board member, Northern Chair and eventually Chair for the Consumer Council for Water from 2015 until the present day and he has held the position of Deputy Chair of the Local Government Association. Rob was also the Leader of Kirklees Council from 2006 to 2009 and was the first Chair of the Leeds City Region.