Meet the Board


Steve Cookson – Vice Chair

Steve has over 25 years’ technical and commercial experience in the roofing industry in both specification and contractor markets.  He was elected to the role of Vice Chair of the IOR in October 2020.

He has substantial product experience covering roofing felt, single ply and liquid waterproofing in both flat and pitched roofing environments.

Steve has delivered significant technical leadership throughout the industry, building and training high performing teams in a number of organisations.

As a Fellow of the Institute of Roofing he has twice been nominated as Chairman of the Technical Committee for the Liquid Roofing and Waterproofing Association (LRWA), and has represented the roofing industry at board level for several trade association bodies.

In 2020, Steve set up his own roofing consultancy business where he offers his wealth of experience to a range of clients from Building Surveyors and Consultants to Roofing Contractors.