Cuckmere Community Solar Company
Proposed Board Directors, March 2019
Dr Alister Scott
Alister is the proposed Chair of the Community Company. He is a co-Director of The One Leadership Project, which supports the people in organisations who are leading big change on things that matter. Over the past 15 years, Alister’s clients have included multinational companies, charities, government departments and international organisations. Alister routinely chairs, facilitates, advises and trains Boards and teams in high-pressure and complex situations.
FCA CTA (Fellow) TEP
Crispin has extensive experience in business, accountancy and tax matters, after a career working for chartered accountancy practices – four years in London with BDO Binder Hamlyn, 6 years as a partner with Grant Thornton, and more than 20 years with Perkins Copeland in Eastbourne. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales, a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation, and a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.
Philip has been involved in the renewable energy sector since the 1970s when he became the first Chief Executive of BP Solar. He later established his own photovoltaics company Intersolar Group, which until 2002 was the sole UK manufacturer of solar cells. He was Director General of the Renewable Energy Association, when it led the campaign for the introduction of the Feed-in Tariff in the 2008 Energy Act.
Pete has over 16 years of experience in the renewable power generation industry, primarily in project management of both offshore and onshore wind farm development and construction. He has helped to deliver projects up to 360MW, including the UK’s first offshore wind farm. Pete has worked in many different roles in the sector for both clients and contractors.
Adam has been building, buying and selling companies for fifteen years, focusing on the technology, telecom, business services and property sectors. He has a particular interest in renewable and sustainable technology and is Chairman of the award-winning sustainable property company, Blue Forest.