Vice President and Global Director for Water Resources & Resilience, Jacobs
Adam Hosking is Jacobs’s Global Director for Water Resources Solutions, with responsibility for services including flood and coastal risk management, ecosystem restoration and climate change adaptation.
With a background in coastal geomorphology, he is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Water and Environmental Management and Chartered Scientist with more than 24 years’ experience in projects and programs addressing resilience.
Adam has expertise in the preparation of long-term strategic management plans and the development of planning frameworks. Experienced in the review and appraisal of climate change impacts and their management, including impacts on infrastructure, and their potential management and policy options to address changes. With specific expertise in coastal zone management and coastal protection planning, Adam has worked on coastal and water issues globally, engaged in projects ranging from national scale studies to site specific analysis and design, including New York City DEP’s wastewater infrastructure resilience strategy following Hurricane Sandy, and has delivered projects in the UK, USA, Middle East, Singapore, Australia and the Caribbean.