Tom Roche is Assistant Vice President, Senior Consultant within the International Codes and Standards Group for FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial property insurers. Tom works to share FM Global’s knowledge and expertise to influence building codes and loss prevention standards.
Tom has served in a variety of engineering and engineering management roles across the UK. He has travelled extensively to support clients across the world to establish loss prevention policies and implement risk strategies all aimed at improving the resilience of their businesses to property risks. This has ranged from large projects for new facilities to adapting existing facilities and processes.
Tom works extensively within the field of loss prevention. He is the current Secretary of the Business Sprinkler Alliance, an organisation that promotes the use of automatic sprinklers in Industrial and Commercial premises. He is also the current Active Protection Director within the Fire Sector Federation. Through this role he promotes work on active fire protection systems and supports the review of regulations that impact fire safety within the wider Built Environment.