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David Healey, Smart Energy Director, WSP


David Healey is the Smart Energy Director for WSP and a professor at Keele University, UK working on the ground breaking Smart Energy Network Demonstrator (SEND) project.

During his career, David has directly participated across the full breadth of the utility ICT value chain from software and silicon systems design, hardware product development, to utility network operation and service delivery. He has held positions at utilities around the world (e.g. National Grid, EON, ENW, SSE, Iberdrola, Florida Power and Light etc), and major solutions vendors such as Cisco, Alcatel, Wipro SAIC and a number of international service/consultancy businesses.

Since 2014, Professor Healey is an “Industry Expert” at the United Nations Committee for Europe (UNECE) developing UN strategy on Sustainable Energy “SE4All”.

Since 2017, he has been appointed as “Industry Advisor” to the joint CENELEC/ETSI task force developing energy data network and Demand Side Management Standards.