Allen Smith

HSE&S Manager CMIOSH, AkzoNobel

Allen has over thirty years’ experience working for the former ICI and AkzoNobel in the coatings and paint industry across the UK, Ireland, Western Europe and Africa.

His former engineering background has helped him establish himself as a respected specialist within the AkzoNobel Decorative Paints Business providing professional advice and guidance on improvements and implementation of wide range of topics including Process Safety, Machinery Safety, ISO 14001, Contractor management, Security and Construction Management. Most recently he has been working to implement HSE best practice in both the construction phase and as part inherent safe design of the equipment to be used at the AkzoNobel Ashington Plant.