Richard Palmer – Senior Consultant
“Provides a vision and delivers change…”
Richard is responsible for delivering and optimising our clients’ behind the meter energy solutions. He has over 20 years energy industry experience holding senior commercial roles at one of the Big Six energy supply companies involving energy procurement, demand forecasting, hedging and trading strategies, renewable generation and retail tariff pricing, product development and risk management. He also provided professional consultancy services to niche green supply and energy trading businesses.
In 2009, Richard qualified as a Chartered Surveyor and gained 10 years of rural estate management experience. He launched an energy department for a regional rural property firm where he spent six years as Head of Energy and Rural Estate Business Management. More recently, he developed an energy services proposition at a national property consultancy firm.
His huge expertise and knowledge has been recognised by the UK’s industry body for electricity storage – the Electricity Storage Network (managed by Regen) – where he has been appointed Chair of the Markets and Revenues Working Group for 2021.
Outside of the office, Richard is passionate about all ball sports, enjoys swimming and running, driving a 1957 Fordson Major and, most importantly, spending time with his young family.