Utility Week Live, 22nd - 23rd May 2018

David MacLeman

David MacLeman

innovation strategy manager, Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks
David MacLeman is the Innovation Strategy Manager at Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks with over 35 years of experience in the industry, holding various positions of responsibility. He has been responsible for building up SSEN's transmission and distribution R&D activities since the introduction of the Innovation Funding Incentive in 2005. This programme of activities covers a wide range of projects and David has managed the delivery of leading edge innovations such as the Active Network Management scheme which lead to the creation of the Orkney Smart Grid. David also served as a non-executive director of Smarter Grid Solutions for several years from the start up of the company. He presently chairs the IET Power Networks Research Academy, the Energy Networks Association R&D Working Group and the ENA Collaborative Energy Portfolio

The best industry exhibition I have ever been to. Thought provoking, interesting, good networking, with a positive feel to the whole event… it was excellent!

Jacob Tompkins OBE, Managing Director, Waterwise