The Building Research Establishment (BRE) has appointed Eloise Francis as its new Director of Innovation. In her new role, Eloise will be responsible for driving innovation, research and technical excellence. Eloise has extensive experience in leading change, especially in health, safety and wellbeing, enterprise risk and sustainability. Phil Wilbraham, BRE Trust Chair, said: “Innovative solutions in the built environment have never been more crucial, with the many pressures facing developers and consumers today and the pace in moving towards net zero quickening.
With Eloise on the team, I am confident that our responsible leadership on a range of issues will be strengthened even further.”