Dr Paul Leinster "is the Chief Executive of the Environment Agency. Up until the end of May 2008 he was the Director of Operations and prior to this he was the Director of Environmental Protection having joined the Environment Agency in 1998.
"Paul has a degree in Chemistry and a PhD in environmental engineering from Imperial College and an MBA from the Cranfield School of Management. He has recently been awarded the CBE." 
Resources and articles
- Environment Agency Paul Leinster, organizational web page, accessed April 5, 2012.