Adam started his career in the lift industry 25 years ago with Otis in London, UK.  After twelve years working in construction, service, modernisation and new equipment sales, he moved into the world of consultancy with Sweco (formerly Roger Preston & Partners and Grontmij) where he is an Operations Director and technical lead of the specialist vertical transportation team.  He has worked on the design of vertical transportation systems for many landmark buildings around the world.

Adam is a past Chairman of the CIBSE Lifts Group and of the CIBSE Guide D Executive Committee.  He is the current codes and standards representative for the CIBSE Lifts Groups and sits on the British Standards Institute MHE4 technical committee.  He is also a member of the BCO vertical transportation technical review committee.  Adam is currently the UK nominated expert for CEN TC10 WG7 working on the revision of the accessible lift standard EN81-70.