Ifeyinwa Rita Kanu

Ordinary Council Members
B.Eng, MSc, SMCIWEM, MWEF

Rita Kanu is the director of IntelliDIgest Limited and PhD researcher (Civil Engineering) at Heriot Watt University with solid and progressive experience in most aspects of Civil Engineering, specialty in water, wastewater and waste to energy systems. She is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Water and Environmental Management (MCIWEM). A pioneer of Heriot Watt Female in Engineering and Science forum, a platform dedicated to encouraging young females to develop an interest in and excel in STEM related fields which has evolved to become Heriot Watt WES Affiliated Student Group. Ifey was one of the founding members of Heriot Watt University Women’s Engineering society and chair of the WES Affiliated Student Group. Ifey was nominated amongst the Top 50 Women in Engineering under 35 (WE50) in 2017.

Ifeyinwa Rita Kanu