Mark Woods is the new chairman of the Federation of Environmental Trade Associations (FETA). He replaces Nick Howlett, who remains as HEVAC president and will be closely involved in the review and update of the Building Regulations.
Mark Woods is the owner/operator of contractor and industry consultancy RefMech and was previously managing director of Space Engineering Services. Having started his career as an apprentice at Carter Refrigeration, he has held several technical and leadership roles in his 33 years in the industry, which include being a member of the EURIS panel representing industry during the Brexit process, and also being a panel member for the new T Level qualification in Refrigeration, which is due for launch in 2021.
The BRA has also elected Mark Hughes as vice president. Mark works for Chemours, where his role is business development manager for Opteon refrigerants. He is also vice chairman of the BRA Equipment and Components section and represents the BRA on a BSI standards committee.