An electrical engineer by profession, Bob has over 40 years’ experience in the electricity industry in a wide variety of business roles, mainly in supply and customer related activities, including Head of Settlements and Head of Trading Development at a large energy supplier. For the past ten years he has been an Associate of Cornwall Energy, a leading independent consultant and provider of market intelligence on the UK energy sector.
Bob’s experience has been put to good use in practical ways as an active member of many development groups charged with considering and delivering changes to market rules, including both the BSC and Transmission areas. As part of the run up to NETA, Bob was a member of the NETA Implementation Advisory Board.
Bob is a member of the CUSC Modifications Panel on behalf of Citizens Advice Bureau and is also sponsor of the BSC Panel Performance Assurance Board. Previously he was an appointed member of the BSC ISG and SVG subcommittees.
Engaging with a wide range of energy companies has given Bob an appreciation of the importance of market arrangements that deliver fairness, transparency and encourage competition.