Utility Week Live, 22nd - 23rd May 2018

Martin Ansell

Martin Ansell

chairman & ceo, FaultCurrent Ltd

Martin, the Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of FaultCurrent Ltd, is a seasoned international executive who has worked in both the Telecommunications and Energy industries for over 35 years.  His experience spans from start-ups through to Fortune 500 companies, having worked throughout Europe, Asia Pacific and the Americas.  At ALSTOM T&D, Martin helped guide the growth of its Automation activity and then went on to lead ALSTOM's UK based activities in Power Electronics (HVDC), HV Switchgear and HV Substation Projects.  At GE, he served as a member of its global T&D Executive driving growth in the EMEA region and then, as a member of GE’s Smart Grid leadership team, was responsible for the profitable growth of its Asset Management & Optimization software business.  He left GE in April 2011 and through LIG Consulting is a strategic advisor to clients in the energy industry.  Martin has a bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering and has professional membership of the IET, IEEE and CIGRE.


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