Ben is a Director at Anthesis and leads the Energy Systems team. He is responsible for the delivery of consultancy, design and project management services.
Ben has considerable experience in the commissioning, delivery and management of decentralised energy projects including energy masterplanning, district heating, techno-economic modelling of prospective schemes and post-project evaluation and optimisation. He has fulfilled Project Director roles on national energy mapping programmes, regional energy strategy and design-build commissions in the UK and Ireland.
Ben manages a team of 15 consultant engineers and analysts and co-ordinates project teams that include communications, finance and legal experts. He has a demonstrable track record in leading multi-disciplinary teams on complex energy generation projects to successful completion.
Ben has developed a number of bespoke services that aim to address the market failure to implement carbon savings in the public sector. This work has included the management of collaborative implementation programmes through regional bodies across the UK and the project management of a number of complex carbon reduction projects through the core cities programme. Ben has also led national energy efficiency programmes in Mexico and Peru.