The Turquoise team comprises experts in finance and technology. Senior team members have worked together for many years at Turquoise and previously.
John has over 40 years’ experience in R&D, innovation and product development in the energy sector. He was Chief Scientific Adviser (2014-2020) for UK Government Ministries BEIS and DECC, having previously been Executive Director of the UK Energy Research Centre. Before that he was Corporate Vice-President for the Alstom Group where he led R&D and technology assessments supporting M&A activity. John is a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, and of both the Chinese and Australian Academies of Engineering, Past-President (2008) of the Institution of Engineering & Technology and Honorary Professor of Engineering at Cardiff University.
Consultants are not Turquoise employees, but trusted experts who work with us on a case by case basis, subject to approval of all relevant parties. In particular, John will be unavailable for private consultancy work for the duration of his current public sector commitments.