Members

Co-chair

Dr Martin Grant FREng

CEO - Energy & ERP Industry-side Co-chair
Atkins

Following several years as the Managing Director of Atkins’ Oil & Gas division, Martin has been the Chief Executive Officer of Atkins’ Energy business since 2009. Following Atkins continuous involvement with ERP over the last 6 years, Martin was appointed industry co-chair in October 2016.

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Peter Bingham

Chief Engineer
Ofgem

Peter joined Ofgem in 2017 as Chief Engineer, he is a chartered engineer with over 25 years’ experience in the energy sector, mainly working for National Grid in a variety of leadership roles.

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Carl Arntzen

Managing Director
Bosch Thermotechnology Ltd

Carl joined Worcester Bosch Group in 1984. Following national and international roles throughout the Sales, Marketing and Service organisation he was appointed Managing Director in October 2011.

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Dr Peter Bance

CEO
Origami Energy Ltd

In January 2014, Peter became CEO of Origami Energy, an ambitious high-growth business developing an innovative technology platform for the intelligent active management of distributed energy assets.

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Dr Ron Loveland

Energy Advisor to the Welsh Government
Welsh Government

Dr Loveland’s energy and industrial pollution-prevention teams are engaged in championing a rapid transition in Wales to a low carbon, clean and sustainable economy.

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Kathryn Magnay

Head of Energy
EPSRC

Kathryn Magnay is Head of Energy at EPSRC (Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council) and as such heads the RCUK (Research Councils UK) Energy Programme.

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Ali Naini

Managing Director
Turquoise International

Ali specialises in finance for energy and environment. He is the Founder Director of Turquoise International.

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Philip New

CEO
Energy Systems Catapult

Prior to joining the Energy Systems Catapult, Philip New was the CEO of BP Alternative Energy, which was made up of a portfolio of operating and developmental renewable energy businesses.

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Rob Saunders

Head of Energy
InnovateUK

Rob Saunders has led the energy programme at the Technology Strategy Board since January 2013 following 18 months leading funding of the offshore renewables area, setting up business-led innovation programmes in wind, wave & tidal energy.

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Philip Sellwood

Chief Executive Officer
Energy Saving Trust

Philip Sellwood has been the Chief Executive of the Energy Saving Trust since 2003 and has had an extensive commercial career in the Retail, Food and Private Equity markets.

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Alan Thomson

Director, Global Leader Energy Systems
Arup

Alan leads the global Energy Systems business stream at Arup working closely with colleagues around the world to deliver complex integrated energy projects in supply, network and demand applications. This is one of the three Arup energy business streams along with Energy Advisory and Energy Structures.

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David Wright

Director - Electricity Transmission Asset Management
National Grid

David joined National Grid in 1992 as an electrical engineer and has worked his way up to his current position as Director Electricity Transmission Asset Management.

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