John joined the Institute in January 2012 as General Manager – Europe. Prior to this, John was Head of the Environment and Sustainable Development Policy Unit at EURELECTRIC. John was actively involved in the ground-breaking EURELECTRIC greenhouse gas and electricity trading simulations (GETS).
John joined EURELECTRIC’s predecessor, UNIPEDE in 1991 as a Senior Adviser where he was responsible for environmental matters, and structural and organisation issues. In 1997, John became Head of the Environment and Sustainable Development Unit. He has also held a number of senior posts in the British Electricity Industry covering the whole range of employee relations issues.
John holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Liverpool.