David Watson

David Watson

Company: Cadent

Job title: Head of energy transition


David has over twenty years’ experience in the energy industry, with leadership roles in a variety of policy, regulatory and strategy positions.  He was previously Director, Group Strategy at Centrica where he led the development of their decarbonisation of power, mobility and heat strategies, and was latterly Managing Director at Heat Trust, acting as the consumer champion for those living and working on heat networks across the UK.  He recently joined Cadent as Head of Energy Transition where he is now focused on the role of hydrogen in the energy transition. 



Panel debate and questions: a whole systems approach: how do we make it work? 10:15 am

Remaining regulatory barriers to a whole systems approach: what changes could be made?  How can we better accelerate innovation and digitalisation?   What are we doing to better manage the complexity of increased data? Read more

day: 29 March 2022