Based in the historic town of Cambridge, the team at Cambridge Energy Partners are dedicated to taking clean solar energy to new frontiers.
Our innovative culture and breadth of experience enables us to help our customers realise complex solar projects. We believe solar can and should be used everywhere.
Chief Executive Officer
Tom is a founder of CEP and brings with him a varied career across finance, public policy, and commercial development in both developed and developing markets. Trained as an economist, he has previously held positions at Citigroup, the Australian Treasury, and the Papua New Guinea Sustainable Development Program (PNGSDP) – a $1.5 billion fund responsible for the long-term development of Papua New Guinea. Tom graduated from the University of Queensland with degrees in Commerce and Economics (First Class Honours), and holds an MBA from the University of Cambridge.
Chief Operations Officer
Daniel has a background in corporate law, with 10 years’ experience at Thommessen, Norway’s leading law firm; the global telecom company, Telenor; and as an independent consultant in multiple jurisdictions in Europe and Asia. He has provided legal advice to companies in all stages of the business cycle; early-stage growth, M&A, listing, and restructuring, mainly across the oil and gas and TMT sectors. Daniel’s main areas of expertise are contract negotiations and due diligence review. Daniel holds an MBA from the University of Cambridge, and a Master of Law (Cand.jur.) from the University of Oslo.
Chief Technology Officer
Thomas is a founder of CEP and a solar energy expert. He was director of R&D at a Spanish solar power company, accumulating multiple patents, and directly responsible for the design and development of equipment that has been deployed across more than 2 GW of photovoltaic (PV) installations globally. Thomas was also involved in the installation of multiple international utility-scale PV projects. Thomas holds an MBA from the University of Cambridge, a Master’s in Materials and Structures from EPF (French “grande école”) and a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from Sherbrooke University (Canada).
VP – Sales
Trevor is a founder of CEP and has an engineering background with experience across the mining, renewable energy, and environment sectors. He has investigated renewable energy opportunities at large remote mines in Northern Canada and the DRC, conducted feasibility studies for over 2,500 MW of run-of-river hydro-power, and led high-profile studies at remote mines in Alaska and Northern Canada. Trevor holds an MBA from the University of Cambridge and a Bachelor’s of Geological Engineering from the University of British Columbia (Canada). He is a former professional athlete on the Canadian Alpine Ski Team.
VP – Projects
Ian has an electrical engineering background, consulting on large-scale electrical projects across Africa for commercial solar PV, mining, oil and gas, energy utility, and transportation clients. His expertise was developed working in various roles including design and analysis, project management, utility management, project development, and project finance. Ian holds an MBA from the University of Cambridge, a Master’s of Engineering in Project Management and Bachelor’s of Electrical and Environmental Engineering from the University of Pretoria (South Africa).