Duncan currently holds the post of Managing Director of Global Smart Transformation Limited. In this role, he works closely with customers, academia, industry, utilities, national/local government and regulators to deliver innovative technical, commercial, environmentally balanced and culturally acceptable solutions to market challenges across the multiple sectors and segments of the global economy. His core activity is advising on whole systems analysis and deployment models. He is the Energy Council Chair for the Greater Lincolnshire LEP. He also provides mentoring and business acceleration services to numerous SMEs to help them achieve their strategic aims. He has over 40 years’ experience covering the complete spectrum of technical and commercial roles from apprentice to the boardroom.
He is an active member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET, formerly the IEE). As well as chair of the IET Energy Sector Executive – he is a member of the IET Energy Policy Panel and IET / Energy Systems Catapult Future Systems Architecture Project (FPSA) management group, founding member of the DECC/Ofgem Smart Grid Forum and was a workstream chair and current member of the BEIS/Ofgem Smart System Forum.