Appointment of Chief Commercial Officer

SmartestEnergy is pleased to announce the appointment of Dave Cockshott in the role of Chief Commercial Officer.

The Chief Commercial Officer role is a new role created in our recent re-organisation to give us real commercial focus as we transition our business.

Dave will sit in the senior executive committee for SmartestEnergy and is responsible for all customer groups.

As the former Chief Commercial Officer at Inenco and former Director Industrial & Commercial and subsequently Domestic Markets at Npower, Dave brings over 25 years of top level commercial experience in the UK’s electricity and gas markets.

Robert Groves, CEO of SmartestEnergy, said:

“This is a critical role for SmartestEnergy and Dave brings the commercial leadership that we will need in an increasingly competitive and complex market. He joins in early November and I'm sure he will have a big impact on our business.”

Dave Cockshott said:

“SmartestEnergy has been at the forefront of changes across the industry and with new investment in people and system have a real opportunity to deliver a better energy system for customers, helping the UK transition to a low-carbon economy and provide growth for their shareholder. I am really looking forward to starting on this next challenge.”