Rob Light

Rob Light

Company: CCW

Job title: Chair


Rob was appointed as CCW Chair in June 2019 by Defra and Welsh Government. Rob has championed the interests of consumers as our Northern Chair for the past four years.

Rob is Chair of the Independent Commission on Civil Aviation Noise (ICCAN). He served as a councillor on Kirklees Council from 1987 to 1995 and from 2000 to 2018. He was Council Leader from 2006 to 2009 and was the first Chair of the Leeds City Region. He also served on the Board of the Audit Commission from 2011 to 2015 and the Environment Agency from 2009 to 2015 where he was Deputy Chair from 2012 to 2015.