Utility Week Live, 22nd - 23rd May 2018

Tobi Babalola

Tobi Babalola


Tobi Babalola is a Chartered Engineer with the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET). A master’s degree holder in Electrical and Electronics Engineering & Management Studies, he is an ardent power sector professional with technical, commercial and management knowledge and experience. Tobi brings knowledge of distribution network operation, particularly, network system architecture, remote control and data acquisition.

A recognised thought leader on the application of innovative solutions to network distribution challenges from low carbon technologies, he also brings experience of project management across the project life cycle including project design and origination, funding (innovation funding), development, delivery and deployment.

Tobi has extensive expertise in electric vehicles, heat pumps, small storage and small scale generation and is responsible for exploring the impact of these technologies on the distribution network and to explore the opportunities for smart systems to optimise their energy demands.


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