Our Story

Founded in 2018, we have created an experienced team with a balance across engineering and data science disciplines. We are constantly developing our team's capabilities through training and recruitment.

We pride ourselves on the relationships we build with our clients, working closely with them to understand their requirements and ensure the suitability and effectiveness of our solutions. 

Collectively, we share a passion and vision for the work we do. 

SME Water | Our Purpose
Our Purpose

To save water. 

SME Water | Our Vision
Our Vision

We will become a driving force for change in the water industry.

SME Water | Our Mission
Our Mission

To deliver contemporary solutions which challenge traditional ideas and methods.

SME Water | Our Values
Our Values

Partner: We develop lasting partnerships with our clients and face new challenges together.


Integrity: We behave with integrity and openness in all aspects of our work.


People: We nurture talent and are dedicated to the ongoing growth and development of our people.


Quality: We deliver a high quality product and pride ourselves on our attention to detail. 

Our People
Stuart Mawditt - SME Water
Stuart Mawditt
Managing Director

Stuart is a chartered engineer with twelve years' experience working as a consultant to water companies both in the UK and internationally.

He has a breadth of experience and knowledge covering hydraulic modelling, leakage targeting, network optimisation, and regulatory reporting. 

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Alan Gosling - SME Water
Alan Gosling
Principal Engineer

Alan has an extensive knowledge of leakage management, including operational ALC processes and leakage economics calculations. 


He has experience in the construction, calibration, and use of network models in both planning and operational environments. 

Richard Francis - SME Water
Richard Francis
Project Engineer
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With a data analytics career background, Richard enjoys delving straight into client data sets.

He works closely with our clients to identify anomalies and supports the teams tasked with investigating issues onsite. 

Raasheed Pakwashi - SME Water
Raasheed Pakwashi
Technical Director

Raasheed is a senior engineer with over eight years’ experience working as a consultant and data analyst to water companies both in the UK and internationally.

He specialises in developing automated solutions to existing BAU processes and in exploring and investigating new methods for analysis.

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Matt Smith - SME Water
Matt Smith
Senior Engineer

Matt is in his sixth year working as a consultant to water companies both in the UK and internationally. 

Proficient in Python and PostgreSQL, he has an eye for analytics and is currently broadening his knowledge of analytical tools and platforms. 

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Adrian Cross - SME Water
Adrian Cross
Principal Consultant

Adrian has extensive experience in both infrastructure and non-infrastructure assets and their associated data models. 

Having worked for a leading UK water company before joining SME Water, he brings a vast amount of knowledge to the team. 

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SME Water - Kate Wainwright
Kate Wainwright
Business Development Manager

Kate has a wealth of experience in supporting business growth and change across a number of industry sectors.

She has previous experience in developing and implementing business processes for small to medium sized businesses. 

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Sam Leese - SME Water
Sam Leese
Project Engineer

Having worked for a large UK water company before joining SME Water, Sam has experience in leakage targeting and in delivering business change.  

He has a positive outlook and is developing a strong understanding of network hydraulics and analysis approaches.  

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Jennifer Coles - SME Water
Jennifer Coles
Admin Assistant

With over seventeen years' experience in office administration, Jenny provides invaluable support to both our management and project teams and ensures the smooth running of our operations. 

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Interested in joining the team? Head over to our blog to see our latest career opportunities!

We are always keen to hear from energetic and talented professionals! If you'd like to be considered for any current or future roles, get in touch.

Our Clients
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SME Water | Clients
SME Water | Clients
SME Water | Clients