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Welcome to new team member, Dr Khaled Abdou

24th June 2020

Eight Associates strengthens its team in Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). Dr Khaled Abdou is taking up the role of Sustainability and Life Cycle Assessment Consultant and brings extensive knowledge and experience in applying LCA methodologies across a variety of sectors to establish sustainable credentials of materials, products and systems.

He was involved in several projects in the UK dealing with greenhouse gas removal from the atmosphere, and he is passionate about complex modelling, statistical processing and data analysis. One of his areas of expertise is generating primary data for the environmental impact of processes and using bespoke approaches to LCA and has produced several peer-reviewed journal publications.

Khaled has BSs in Environmental Engineering and a MSc in Environment and Marine Ecosystem Management from the National Agronomic Institute of Tunisia. He also holds a PhD in Marine Biology from the University of Western Brittany France.

Speaking about Khaled’s appointment, Director of Eight Associates, Chris Hocknell, said,
“Khaled has the skills and experience to undertake detailed life cycle assessments for complex projects. We look forward to working together on highly sustainable projects and completing life cycle assessments that go above and beyond embodied carbon.”

To meet the Eight Associates Team and learn more about us, please visit our Meet the Team page

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