I am the CEO of the British Hydropwer Assocaition where I am responsible for; leading the organisation and its staff and volunteer team, welfare, development and performanc, political lobbying with Government, Regulators and NGO's, financial management, membership recruitment and retention and commercial development, fundraising and sponsorship.
The BHA operates in the renewable energy space which, as many may know from recent government announcements, is now crossing a very challenging and uncertain landscape.
I am an experienced, adaptable and very commercially focussed individual with a proven ability to motivate others; coupled with the skill to communicate effectively at all levels. Has an in-depth knowledge of business transformation and change, operations, sales, marketing, fundraising and business development.
Possesses a strong strategic vision, combined with the ability to successfully deliver complex multi-track projects which includes, over two decades of senior operational experience, management of teams and projects in both the commercial and not-for-profit sectors, mainly in the UK but as well overseas, mainly in South Africa.
I am used to working at the highest of levels, including with Government Ministers in England, Scotland and Wales, MP’s and Police and Crime Commissioners.
Experienced at challenging conventional norms and integrating and building high performing teams.
Relishes the role of innovation and creating the right culture and management in organisations.
Enjoys working in a demanding and challenging environment where the focus is on results driven performance.
British Hydropower Association