David has been with ABN AMRO since 2017 helping to re-establish the UK Project Finance team, following six years with the UK Green Investment Bank. Whilst at ABN AMRO David has secured a number of mandates for lead arranger roles in the EfW sector including Earlsgate, Newhurst, Protos, Kelvin and Westfield as well as participation in senior loans for Kemsley, Ferrybridge and KKR’s acquisition of Viridor.
Head of Development
Bioenergy Infrastructure Group
A chartered Mechanical Engineer with over twenty year's experience on major infrastructure projects in the power, water and accommodation sectors. Last ten years focused on delivery of energy from waste technologies, including fluidised beds, oscillating kiln combustor and landfill gas solutions.
Chilworth Construction Management
Tony started his career as a trainee Quantity Surveyor working in general contracting in 1990. Since then he has progressed through the ranks into senior management in the late 1990's. He has worked at board level since 2002 and continue to be a member of the Institute of Directors.
Founding Chilworth Construction Management in 2009 with 2 colleagues initially as the commercial director and now Managing Director from March 2021.
Working within many sectors of the construction industry from health, education through to commercial , industrial and now the waste and energy sectors, Tony’s broad knowledge of contracting is leading Chilworth to its next stage as a leading construction management business delivering large complex projects in the most efficient and safe manner.
Cobalt Energy; Speaker / Session chair
A qualified Mechanical Engineer, Ian Crummack has over 25 years’ experience in Energy from Waste and thermal power generation markets on a national and international basis, with worldwide technology experience. He has worked across Europe, managing projects to fruition from development, through the planning, consultation and tender stages, and then into construction and operation. Ian has significant experience with associated contractual matters and taking financial and management responsibility for energy business units. Ian is the founder and managing director of Cobalt Energy Limited, which is now over 10 years old, which offers Engineering Resources, Project Construction Services and Plant Operational Management.”
Bevan Brittan; session chair
I am head of our Infrastructure practice and specialise in advising on all aspects of projects (construction / EPC through to service delivery, operation and maintenance) in the energy, waste, renewables, rail, road, water, nuclear (civil engineering), tunnelling infrastructure, education, leisure, health and housing sectors. I act for clients consisting of local authorities, registered providers, developers, contractors, funders, joint ventures, SPV consortia and NHS trusts.