James Verlaque

Commercial Manager Kiwa UK Group

Affiliation: Commercial Manager Kiwa UK Group

Presentation Title: The role of hydrogen in our low carbon future


Since starting as a Graduate Trainee with British Coal’s Coal Research Establishment, James has over 25 years experience in the energy sector and has been involved in techno-economic evaluation of industrial processes and power generation plant, commercializing a number of niche high tech services as well as leading teams of energy and environmental consultants and technology testing teams.

In his current role he is focused on commercial development across a portfolio of Kiwa Group businesses but building on his experience of safety, performance and compliance evaluations of fuel cell system installations and applications, and of energy consultancy, James continues to contribute to Kiwa’s work in the hydrogen-as-an-energy-vector space.