Sam Ward

Acoustic Consultant

Sam joined Create in 2019 as an Acoustic Engineer before progressing to his current role of Acoustics Consultant in 2023. Prior to joining our Acoustics team, Sam was an Environmental Technician at WYG Group.

Since joining us, Sam has completed a master’s degree in Applied Acoustics and developed his technical skillset to support a variety of projects for clients across the UK. He specialises in field work and is an expert at the installation of permanent or semi-permanent noise and vibration monitoring equipment.

Sam also conducts site-based noise surveys and assessments, utilising a dynamic and adaptable approach towards his work so that he can always remain flexible for clients. Often working alone and remotely, Sam has shown himself to be reliable, highly efficient and eager to develop his skillsets at every opportunity.

In March 2024, Sam took on the role of Young Members Representative for the Institute of Acoustics Eastern Branch.

Outside of work, Sam enjoys writing and recording music, playing football and tennis. He also enjoys a game of darts at the local pub.


  • MSc Applied Acoustics, University of Derby
  • BSc (Hons) Music Technology, Birmingham City University
  • Diploma in Acoustics, University of Derby

Professional Associations

  • Member of the Institute of Acoustics, MIoA
  • Young Members Representative, Institute of Acoustics Eastern Branch