Foresight Metering continues to expand their team by appointing Aaron Sweet as Account Manager in their London Head Office
Foresight Metering appoints Aaron Sweet as Account Manager
London, 9th January 2018: Foresight Metering Limited (“FML”), the specialist second-generation meter asset provider (“MAP”), is pleased to announce the appointment of Aaron Sweet as Account Manager.
Aaron joins from EDF Energy where he was Operations and Reporting Manager in the smart metering team, having established considerable experience in B2B Commercial Analysis and Energy Risk Analysis which has also given him extensive knowledge on the roll-out of Smart Meters. A New Zealander by birth, Aaron started his career at Deloitte in New Zealand, subsequently JP Morgan in Sydney before moving to London.
Foresight Metering was launched to disrupt the energy metering market, offering innovative financing solutions and transparent risk management to help households and energy suppliers with the rollout of smart meters. It has a nine-year track record of funding smart meter installation in the UK, having to date invested into more than 215,000 smart meters across the UK spread across both domestic and non-domestic energy suppliers.
Foresight Metering is hosting a programme of regular Smart focused events at its offices across the UK, to assist energy suppliers (both large and small) and key stakeholders with untangling the challenges of smart meter roll outs to December 2020 and beyond. Themes include key differences between SMETS1 and SMETS2, energy suppliers’ pre-installation responsibilities and SMETS2 installation and congoing management challenges.
Tom Thorp, CEO of Foresight Metering, said: “It is great to have Aaron as part of the team at Foresight Metering. With Aaron’s in-depth experience of the energy market and a specialist focus on Smart Meters, we look forward to working alongside challenger energy suppliers to facilitate the low-cost roll-out of smart meters in UK residential, commercial and industrial premises.”
For further information, please contact:
Annabel Arrowsmith, Foresight Group
firstname.lastname@example.org +44 (0) 20 3667 8179
Tom Thorp, Foresight Metering
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Notes to Editors
About Foresight Metering Limited (“Foresight Metering”):
Foresight Metering is a second-generation provider of MAP services 100% owned by Foresight Group, who is a leading independent energy infrastructure and private equity investment manager owned by its partners. Foresight has over £2.8 billion of assets under management, raised from UK and international pension funds and other retail and institutional investors which has been deployed in UK based renewable generating assets and related energy infrastructure assets such as smart meters, battery storage and backup power generation
Foresight Metering’s acquisition of Utility Funding Limited in December 2016 brought together a long track record of innovative funding to allow the lowest possible MAP costs with no increase to risk profiles alongside 9 years’ worth of operational and management experience of over 215,000 advanced and smart meters in the UK.