The Island Group Associates are dynamic and passionate about working consultatively and in collaboration with clients and industry stakeholders to truly understand business requirements. We create value and improve performance for immediate and long term sustainable project outcomes.

Associate Director, Paul Edmunds

Director:  Paul Edmunds

For the past 20 years, Paul has managed GIS and IT projects across the Water, Energy and Agriculture nexus, developing a comprehensive understanding of the analytical and technical application of this fast-changing industry. Paul has a BSc in Geography and an MSc in Geographical Information Systems from the University of Edinburgh. Paul has gained continuous experience in Project management and GIS product development whilst leading on a diverse range of local, National and global project initiatives for clients including Maersk, Nestle, EDF Energy and Scottish and Southern Energy.

Associate Director, Najya Batool

Associate:  Najya Batool

For the past 15 years, Najya has worked on GIS projects across the Energy, Environmental and Emergency Management sectors, gaining a valuable skills-set in assessment, analysis, mapping, and mitigation services. Najya has a BSc in Earth Systems Science from George Mason University and an MSc in Geographical Information Science from the University of Edinburgh. She has gained core experience in project management and GIS product development whilst working for the US Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and for Dewberry as a GIS Consultant. Her clients have included FEMA, North Carolina State Government, US Geological Survey, and Scottish & Southern Energy and Cairn Energy.


Associate:  Max Preuschen

Max is a full-stack developer with a background in the development of advanced internet software applications for web-GIS and integration of third-party systems, using backend, database and web-based services, creation of mobile apps, using Scala, Akka, PostgreSQL, GeoSever AWS Lambda, SNS, JavaScript & Python

Over the past 15 years, we have built a network of international trusted specialists and partners who enable us to offer leading high-end solutions and support services. Our culture and shared values are centred on Trust: Transparency;  Quality; Adaptability; & Sustainability. If you are interested in joining a forward thinking decentralised group of associates and would like to add value to our projects please get in touch.