Andrew joined the ETI as Strategy Director in 2008 and has been the Chief Engineer since 2014. His background includes the development and operation of large chemical process plant, innovation in effect products, technology strategy development and systems analysis.
At the ETI he is responsible for technical capability and quality and innovation ambition. This covers the whole range of energy use, distribution and supply technologies, on topics as diverse as the soil carbon effects of energy crops, consumer energy use behaviour and vehicle efficiency improvements. His particular interest is the holistic analysis of potential future UK energy systems and the contribution of different technologies to an affordable, secure, sustainable and equitable system that meets the needs of UK residents and businesses.