David is a managing consultant at ESP Consulting with over 10 years of energy sector experience, focusing on energy trading and risk management, strategy, and market reform. His experience includes various roles in industry across the value chain as well as within consultancy.
Since joining ESP Consulting, David has advised public and private sector clients in wholesale market reform and retail market regulation. Prior to this, David spent 7 years within the European utility RWE in various roles covering commercial optimisation, energy trading, risk analysis, project management, and corporate development and strategy.
Supported by his background in mathematics and physics, David has a strong suite of analytical skills, complemented by expertise in energy strategy. He has worked on projects covering multiple European markets in areas including market design, product development, creation of energy trading tools, negotiation of contracts to establish routes to market, and evaluation of markets specific and adjacent to energy.