Dave A Roberts
Dave is the Director for our Smart Interventions business - a £6m business of c50 energy professionals. Its aim is to support the strategic choices for energy network customers through its consultancy services and embedded software platforms, with core offerings related to quantifying & reducing investment uncertainty for power assets, improving network resilience and addressing future demands.
He has 16 years in the UK electricity industry, joining EA Technology in 2009 from roles in ScottishPower, with an active history in network innovation, smartgrids and asset management. More recently, he has covered activities from electrical energy storage, to techno-economic modelling, to large scale innovation trials and their adoption. He has played pivotal roles on key innovation projects including the UK’s largest grid / electric vehicle trials (My Electric Avenue, Electric Nation and the EV-Network group), and OpenLV in the 2016 Network Innovation Competition.
Dave is a regional councillor for the CBI’s North West Branch, and part of their current Leadership Programme.
Outside work Dave is a surfer, snowboarder and a qualified coach for British Gymnastics - he lives with his wife and two sons in North Wales.