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John Curtin

John Curtin

Executive Director of Operations (former interim Chief Executive), Environment Agency

John joined the Environment Agency (EA) when it was formed in 1996. He has worked in a variety of strategic and operational roles.

His previous roles in the EA include:

  • Executive Director of Flood and Coastal Risk Management
  • Director of Incident Management and Resilience
  • Area Director (East Midlands)
  • Head of Water Resources Regulation

John is a hydrologist by training and began his career working on water resource planning and flood forecast modelling.