Meet the Team

Birmingham Energy Institute Executive Team

Martin FreerProfessor Martin Freer
Director of BEI 
boardman-davidDr David Boardman
Deputy Director of BEI
Dr Emily PrestwoodDr Emily Prestwood
Energy Development Manager
Business Engagement Partner
Executive Support Officer 
Head of International Engagement 
Omar SaeedOmar Saeed
Project Manager
Karen SeehraKaren Seehra
Communications & Engagement Officer
Priyanka SharmaPriyanka Sharma
ERA Research Development Manager
Project Manager, ATETA
Business Engagement Manager, ATETA
Lada ZiminaLada Zimina
Project Manager,
Energy Research & Innovation

Directors of our Nationally-Recognised Centres of Excellence

Professor Yulong DingProfessor Yulong Ding
Co-Director of Birmingham Centre for Energy Storage
Professor Emma KendrickProfessor Emma Kendrick
Co-Director of Birmingham Centre for Energy Storage
Professor Peter Slater
Co-Director of Birmingham Centre for Energy Storage
Robert ElliottProfessor Robert Elliot
Director of the Birmingham Centre for Environmental and Energy Economics
David Maddison

Professor David Maddison
Director of the Birmingham Centre for Environmental and Energy Economics

Robert Steinberger-WilckensProfessor Robert Steinberger-Wilkens
Direcor of Birmingham Centre for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Research
Paul Norman
Dr Paul Norman
Director of the Birmingham Centre for Nuclear Education and Research

Dr Paul AndersonDr Paul Anderson
Co-Director of Birmingham Centre for Strategic Elements and Critical Materials

Professor Allan WaltonProfessor Allan Walton
Co-Director of Birmingham Centre for Strategic Elements and Critical Materials
Clive Roberts Professor Clive Roberts
Director of Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education

 

Leaders of our Nationally-Recognised Research Areas 

Senior Lecturer in Environment and Society
Karl DearnDr Karl Dearn
Director of Industrial Liaison, Birmingham Centre for Vehicle and Engine Technology Research
Andreas HornungProfessor Andreas Hornung
Professor of Bioenergy/Fraunhofer Lead
Toby PetersProfessor Toby Peters
Chair of Power and Cold Economy

Male silhoutteProfessor Rustam Stolkin
Chair in Robotics

Jonathan RadcliffeDr Jonathan Radcliffe
Lead Energy Systems and Policy Analysis
Hongming XuProfessor Hongming Xu
Director of Vehicle and
Engine Technology Research
Xiao-Ping ZhangProfessor Xiao-Ping Zhang
Director of Smart Grids