Oliver Lancaster

Oliver Lancaster

Company: Institution of Gas Engineers & Managers

Job title: Chief executive officer


Oliver Lancaster is the Chief Executive Officer at the Institution of Gas Engineers & Managers, which is the professional engineering institution for individuals and businesses working to deliver advancement in knowledge and sciences for the benefit of the global gas industry. Oliver is an expert in whole energy systems, with experience gained in developing net zero pathways, technologies and customer propositions to mitigate climate change and optimise flexibly across gas production, electricity generation, energy storage, distribution networks and the industrial, buildings, power and transport demand sectors.

Oliver, previously Future of Energy Manager at Wales & West Utilities, has also led for the energy sector on climate change adaptation and developed the first national flood map to understand the impact climate change could have on infrastructure and justify proactive investment.

Oliver has a Bachelor of Science degree from Aberystwyth and a Master of Science degree from Cardiff in environmental engineering subjects.


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day: 17 November 2021