Stephen Turner MA, MSc, HonFIOA
Stephen Turner MA, MSc, HonFIOA, has been working in the field of acoustics and noise control for around 38 years. His career has spanned both the public and private sector. A former vice-president of the Institute of Acoustics, Stephen was a technical adviser to noise policy officials at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affair for over 15 years, including 4 years as a civil servant. During his private sector career, he worked on many noise and acoustics projects which included preparing and presenting expert evidence at Public Inquiry and in litigation. Stephen is a member of the European Environment Agency’s Expert Panel on Noise and has recently been appointed as chair of the British Standards committee on transportation noise. Following the completion of his contract with Defra in January 2015, Stephen formed Stephen Turner Acoustics Limited and is now working as an independent acoustics consultant.