Alastair is Managing Director at Beond Group, based in West London. He has worked in the energy industry for over 20 years with experience both in the wholesale and retail sectors.
Alastair spent 7 years in the wholesale sector; he initially worked for Southern Electric, responsible for balancing the retail gas portfolio. He then moved on to spend time with two US utilities, Aquila Energy and Duke Energy. At both these companies he traded wholesale electricity and gas and at Duke Energy he established their European electricity trading operation.
After gaining experience in the wholesale sector, Alastair moved to the retail sector where he has spent the last 14 years advising corporate clients on energy procurement, energy management and distributed energy services. He spent over 8 years at Utilyx (now Mitie Energy) where he was responsible for developing and managing the risk management desk. At Utilyx he was responsible for managing energy portfolios on behalf of large industrial and corporate clients, with over £2 billion pa energy spend under management.
Alastair has been with Beond Group for over 5 years and is now responsible for managing the core business. He is passionate about climate change and technological innovation which is why the business has developed and launched the Zero Carbon Project which aims to tackle climate change using blockchain.
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