Brian Brown is a geotechnical engineer with 38 years of experience in civil and mining engineering, construction and project management. He has a B.ASc degree in civil engineering from the University of British Columbia and a MSc./DIC degree in Soil Mechanics and Engineering Seismology from Imperial College in London, England.

He has worked for consulting engineers and geotechnical instrumentation manufacturers and has been involved with geotechnical instrumentation for almost 30 years. He has experience in installation and implementation of geotechnical and structural monitoring systems for dams, mines, tunnels, excavations, structures and groundwater supply.