Our multi-discipline team draws on experience from across engineering, finance, energy, renewables, technology and academic sectors (amongst others). Our collective experience is our key strength and differentiator in a crowded market. It underlines our ability to deliver a best-in-class solution for customers attempting to navigate the complex and constantly evolving industry which surrounds energy storage infrastructure.
In addition to our board of directors, our executive management team bring with them a wealth of experience. Find out more about the redT team below:
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Fraser joined redT in April 2018 when he also became a member of the Board.
Fraser was previously at the Green Investment Group (formerly the Green Investment Bank) where he was Managing Director of Finance, heading up the Business Finance team. Fraser is an international CFO with extensive board-level experience gained as Group CFO at private equity owned, international onshore wind and solar energy developer, Element Power (2009-2014), and Group FD at FTSE 250 international waste management company, Shanks Group Plc (2005-2009).
Fraser’s industry focus has been on renewable energy, waste and environmental management where he has experience developing and delivering large, capital intensive projects and running significant logistic and treatment operations across multiple sites and countries.
Fraser qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Price Waterhouse, London after obtaining a First Class honours degree in Mechanical Engineering from King’s College, London.
Ed Porter is redT’s Commercial Director, having joined the company in December 2018 from Gazprom Marketing & Trading where he held the position of Power Portfolio Manager, responsible for 1GW of UK assets.
Prior to this, Ed held various senior positions within the fields of energy trading and asset optimisation, strategy and business development for Gazprom, RWE npower and Innogy Renewables.
Ed is responsible for developing new grid-scale energy storage projects. He also leads the asset and revenue optimisation team who ensure that we maximise revenue and output of our systems for our customers.
Ed holds a Master of Engineering degree from St Catherine’s College, Oxford University.
Jean-Louis is redT’s Technology Director, having joined the Company in January 2018 from the hydrogen and fuel cell industry. As Operations Director at Logan Energy, he was part of the core team that delivered one of the largest micro-grid hydrogen energy storage systems in Europe. Prior to that he was Group Engineering Director at Intelligent Energy, he was responsible for bringing the company’s first fuel cell products to market.
Over a 30 year career Jean-Louis has held senior executive positions within leading technology companies acquiring a multidisciplinary and hands-on technical experience across a wide range of industries.
Jean-Louis holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Métiers in Paris, France and an MBA from HEC Montreal, Canada. He is fluent in English, French and Spanish and has Canadian and French dual citizenship.
Paul Docherty is redT’s Operations Director, having joined the Company in February 2018 from Jabil Circuit Inc. where he was Business Manager for the redT account.
Prior to Jabil, Paul led the operations and held senior management positions, including Managing Director and General Manager roles at various engineering, technology and construction companies including Buro Happold and Motorola.
Paul holds a BEng in Technology and Manufacturing Systems from Strathclyde University and an MBA from the University of West Scotland.
Head of Research
Head of Research
Adam Whitehead joined redT energy as Head of Research in 2017, after having worked on electrochemical energy storage system R&D for the last two decades.
Prior to redT, Adam spent almost 6 years at Gildemeister energy storage, where he held the position of Head of Research.
Adam has a Ph.D. in Electrochemistry from Southampton University and a B.A. Honours degree in chemistry from St Anne’s College, Oxford University.
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