Tom grew up in Surrey before moving to Norwich to study at UEA, gaining a Bachelor’s degree in History and a Master’s degree in Medieval History. He came to Cornwall Insight in December 2016 after nine years in financial services, where he was a regulated financial adviser overseeing process development and regulatory compliance.
Tom joined Cornwall Insight’s regulatory team, helping customers understand changes to the licences and codes, before becoming a Senior Analyst in New Markets in July 2017 and joining the Pixie team.
At Cornwall Insight, Tom:
- Leads the Pixie Energy team in its work on local markets and flexibility
- Regularly contributes to various publications, including Water Spectrum, Energy:2030 and Energy Spectrum: Ireland
- Supports Cornwall Insight’s consultancy work on projects including private wires, community energy, and local energy strategies
Specialist areas: local and flexibility markets, regulation, EVs and renewable heat