Kevin Wellman, ceo of the Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering (CIPHE), has been awarded a Fellowship from The Council of the City and Guilds of London Institute, its highest honour.
He was given the Fellowship in recognition of his contributions to plumbing and heating.
Fellowship, as authorised by the Institute’s Royal Charter, was first awarded in 1882 and recognises outstanding professional and personal achievement in sectors and activities relevant to the work of the City and Guilds of London Institute. Fellows will have demonstrated excellence in their field, gained the respect of their peers, and are acclaimed as role models for their profession.
Chris Jones, chief executive of the City & Guilds Group, said: 'Kevin’s career in plumbing and heating has been remarkable, and it’s a privilege to celebrate his achievements with Fellowship. He’s well-deserving of this honour, and I’m sure he’ll continue to have a significant impact in his field.”