Andy O'Brien, Secretary
Andy is a founder director of Bristol Energy Cooperative. He has 15 years’ experience in IT and project management, including work for Triodos Bank and Bristol City Council.
For the past 5 years, in addition to being an active Board member and Company Secretary, he has been the Coop lead for project development and management. During this time he has built considerable expertise in the financial, regulatory and legal aspects of the renewable and community energy sectors, as well as the management of a successful community energy business.
He is PRINCE2 trained, and has a Post Graduate Certificate in Education and a degree in modern languages. He previously taught for 10 years in the secondary /FE sectors and overseas, was a trustee of a children’s charity, and founded Sustainable Westbury-on-Trym.
Email: andy.obrien (@bristolenergy.coop)