Rob Light, Chair of CCW.

Robert Light


Rob was appointed Chair of CCW in 2019 having previously chaired our Northern region since 2015.

Rob’s other previous roles include being Deputy Chair of the Environment Agency and serving on the Board of the Audit Commission.

Rob retired from local government in 2018 after 26 years as a councillor, which included being Leader of Kirklees Council and the first Chair of Leeds City Region.

He is also a Non-Executive director of YES Energy Solutions.