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About Us

PyTerra is a thought leader within the water sector (see Publications)

PyTerra works within an extensive network of commercial, local and central government, non-profit and regulatory organisations

PyTerra is a partner within the Green Halo Partnership

PyTerra has along term collaboration with global environmental engineers 



David Arscott
Founder and CEO
An architect and management consultant, a visioneer who wants to create a better world

David Arscott

David Seall
Board Advisor – Governance
An aerospace background, David was CEO of EEF South and Chair of the Institute of Directors SE region

Mike Srokowski
Board Advisor – Industry
An experienced entrepreneur, CEO and non-executive director having founded, developed and sold two successful businesses within the insurance and data analytics industries

Stephen Barter
Business Strategy
A senior executive specialising in supply chain solutions, having worked for Philips Electronics and others

Dr Jonathan Fisher
Environmental Economist
After 15 years in the Environment Agency, Jonathan provides economic analysis on all water risks

PyTerra has an extensive network of consultants, technologists and academics

PyTerra Publications


Use of smart technology on natural flood management projects


Water: creating solutions through local markets



PES in the Network Society – The Water Report, April 2017 Issue

Water and Democracy – The Water Report, September 2016 Issue

Water As A Service – The Water Report, July-August 2015 Issue



Assessing the Viability of Machine Learning to Automate the Storage and Release of Floodwater

Delivering Water Security for All During Shale Gas Production


  • 2/5/18 – BRIM, ‘Distributed Smart Water Solutions’, Loughborough University
  • 6/3/18 – Ecobuild 2018, ‘The viability of machine learning to automate the storage and release of floodwater’, London
  • 19/10/17 – Payments for Ecosystem Services (Forests for Water), ‘Developing a Catchment Water Quality Trading Platform’ with Dr Jonathan Fisher, Croatia (Skype)
  • 13/6/17 – Water and Onshore Oil and Gas: Two Years On, ‘Delivering Water Security for All During Shale Gas Production’, London
  • 18/2/16 – Environmental Sensing for Sustainable Development, ‘Real-time Sensing in the Optimisation of Produced Water Management’, London

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