Envisager advises companies, financiers and governments about environmental, market, competitive and political drivers that affect the business of water and waste management worldwide.Envisager seeks to make sense of the world of water and waste management services and to make these markets work for you and your clients. We have a particular focus on the prevention and management of risk, allied with driving forward the effective implementation of corporate governance and sustainability policy. For independent and innovative analysis, using our global understanding to tackle regional, national and local issues, take a look at what Envisager can do for you.
David Lloyd Owen is Envisager Limited’s founder and managing director. Envisager works for clients individually and with a network of companies and contacts he has worked with over the past twenty one years. Since 1995, Envisager has developed a unique series of global databases covering companies active in the water and waste management sectors and the markets they serve.
An equity analyst at Savory Milln and Banque Paribas and at Ecofin Limited (Founding Director) and Delphi International (Director, Research), two environmental investment boutiques. He has worked for corporate clients, institutional investors, multilateral agencies and government bodies. As a member of the advisory board of the Luxembourg Pictet Funds (LUX)-Water promoted by Pictet & Cie (see www.pictetfunds.com), which currently has assets of €4.6 billion, he contributed to the development of the Fund since its inception. He is a Member of Glas Cymru, the non-profit company set up to manage the assets and operations of Dwr Cymru Welsh Water (see www.glascymru.com), a non-executive director of EnviroGene Limited (see www.envirogene.co.uk) and sits on the Advisory Board of London Bridge Capital (see www.londonbridgecapital.com).
Publications include five books on the water sector, along with papers and conferences, including the Pinsent Masons Water Yearbook, published by Pinsent Masons since 1999 (see www.pinsentmasons.com) and writes a monthly column for Global Water Intelligence (see www.globalwaterintel.com). Professional qualifications: Registered Corporate Finance Advisor (FSA), Chartered Geographer status (FRGS), Chartered Environmentalist status (MIEEM) & Member of the Securities Institute. First degree, Environmental Biology at Liverpool University & Doctorate in Applied Ecology at Oxford University.