SMS ENERGY SERVICES LIMITED - Key Persons


Alan Foy, CEO

Job Titles:
  • Chief Executive Officer
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Alan has been chief executive officer of SMS Plc since 2007. He led the flotation of the Company on the London Stock Exchange AIM in July 2011. In the past five years, annual turnover and profits have risen significantly through a combination of strategic acquisitions and organic growth. Prior to joining SMS in 2004, Alan worked for ScottishPower and, in 1997, gained approval to establish its regulated gas transportation and metering business, SP Gas Ltd, which under his management grew to become a major gas transporter in the UK.

ALAN HENRY FOY

Job Titles:
  • Director

Amy Pelosi

Job Titles:
  • Team Leader

CRAIG ALAN MCGINN, Secretary

Job Titles:
  • Company Secretary

Craig McGinn

Job Titles:
  • Director of River Clyde Homes
  • General Counsel for the Group
  • Group Company Secretary / General Counsel for the Group
Craig is a qualified corporate and banking lawyer with over 16 years of experience. Craig joined SMS in October 2016 having previously been a partner in international legal firm CMS Cameron McKenna and also Dundas & Wilson prior to its merger with CMS. Prior to joining Dundas & Wilson in 2004 Craig was a member of the in-house legal team at Bank of Scotland. He has responsibility for the management of all legal matters affecting the Group, for ethical risk matters and for supporting the Board in setting and maintaining standards of corporate governance. Craig is a qualified solicitor in Scotland and England & Wales. Craig is also a director of River Clyde Homes, a charitable registered social landlord based in the west coast of Scotland.

Daniel Holgersson

Job Titles:
  • Associate Director

David Butler

Job Titles:
  • Data Manager
  • Member of the Gas Data Management Team

David Gray

Job Titles:
  • Head of Energy Bureau

DAVID THOMPSON, CFO

Job Titles:
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Director
  • FINANCE DIRECTOR
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David has operated at both Divisional and Group finance director level within SMS Plc prior to appointment as Chief Financial Officer. David has held senior finance roles at Energetics Multi Utility Group, a company owned by Macquarie Bank, and before that he held Audit Director posts in PwC LLP and Johnston Carmichael LLP.

Diana MacFarlane

Job Titles:
  • Team Leader

Dilip Kejriwal

Job Titles:
  • Corporate Finance
  • Head of Investor Relations

Edward Francis

Job Titles:
  • Wayleaves Manager

Frances McNeil

Job Titles:
  • Head of Service Delivery

George Kemeys

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Gas Data Management Team
  • Technical Manager

Graeme Bissett

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Nomination Committee
  • Member of the Remuneration Committee
  • Non - Executive Director
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Graeme is an experienced corporate financier and qualified chartered accountant, having previously been a partner with Arthur Andersen LLP and finance director of many international groups. He has served on the boards of a number of other companies, including Macfarlane Group plc, Interbulk plc, The Scottish Futures Trust Limited and Belhaven Group plc.

Ian Gilchrist

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Gas Data Management Team
  • Head of Gas Data

Jody Bullock

Job Titles:
  • Infrastructure Manager

John Hall

Job Titles:
  • of Asset Installation
John joined SMS in July 2016 to head up the asset installation division. He brings over 20 years of senior management experience to the company, with the last eight years in the industry as MD of one of the largest independent metering installation businesses. He believes in strong leadership and enabling a culture that puts the power in his team to ensure successful service delivery. He has the skills and proven track record for key stakeholder delivery and his knowledge and experience make him perfectly placed to lead our newly formed asset installation business.

Jonathan Voyle

Job Titles:
  • Projects Business Manager

Karen Kernohan

Job Titles:
  • Service Delivery Manager

Kirsty Easton

Job Titles:
  • Team Leader

Lewis Cuthbert

Job Titles:
  • Gas Connections Service Delivery Manager

Lucy Rees

Job Titles:
  • Metering Delivery Manager

Mark Swallow

Job Titles:
  • Training Academy Manager

Matthew Jervois

Job Titles:
  • Director

Miriam Greenwood

Job Titles:
  • Chairman of the Remuneration Committee
  • Member of the Nomination Committee
  • Non - Executive Director
  • Senior Independent Non - Executive Director
  • Founding Partner in SPARK Advisory Partners
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With qualifications as a barrister and in corporate finance, Miriam has spent more than 30 years working for a number of leading investment banks and other financial institutions. She was, for nine years until 2013, a non-executive director of the Gas and Electricity Markets Authority (Ofgem). A Deputy Lieutenant of the City of Edinburgh, Miriam was awarded an OBE for services to corporate finance in 2000. Miriam is a founding partner in SPARK Advisory Partners, an independent corporate advisory business, and a non-executive director of Mithras Investment Trust plc and Eclipse Shipping Limited.

Neil McDonald

Job Titles:
  • Corporate Finance
  • Director

Paul Jarvis

Job Titles:
  • Head of Energy Markets

Rachel Lewis

Job Titles:
  • Key Account Manager

Robert Langdon

Job Titles:
  • Head of Electricity Data Services

Sean Keating

Job Titles:
  • Head of Energy Efficiency

Steve McElveen

Job Titles:
  • Major Projects Manager

Tim Mortlock

Job Titles:
  • of Asset, Data & Energy Management
A Chartered Director, Tim has 20 years' experience in the energy/utility industry across utility connections, smart metering, data and energy services having been part of the UPL business almost since its inception and is now Managing Director of SMS's Asset Management, Data and Energy Management businesses. Tim has expert knowledge of electricity and gas smart metering having been responsible for setting up the SMS electricity metering business following deregulation in 2004, now a fully accredited HH and NHH MOP/DCDA, specifically to provide AMR services to the I&C supplier market. Health and safety has always been at the heart of the electricity metering business, which is recognised for its quality of service delivery and installation activity.

TIMOTHY JAMES MORTLOCK

Job Titles:
  • DIRECTOR

Willie MacDiarmid, Chairman

Job Titles:
  • Chairman
  • Member of the Nomination Committee
  • Member of the Remuneration Committee
  • Non - Executive Chairman
  • Chairman of Fallago Rigg
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Willie is very experienced non-executive and executive director having held a number of senior posts across various sectors. Amongst a number of previous senior positions, he was formerly interim CEO at Barchester Healthcare, CEO of May Gurney, a main board director at Eaga PLC and on the executive board of ScottishPower for ten years. ScottishPower's successful metering business was part of his portfolio. Willie also acts as an independent consultant for a number of companies. Willie is currently chairman of Fallago Rigg, a joint venture between Hermes Capital and EDF Renewables, and chairman of Ogilvie Group, a Stirling-based family owned business with interests spanning construction, fleet hire and IT. He was formerly a non-executive director at Grove, the holding company for Barchester Healthcare and Business Stream (Retail Water and Waste). Willie alsoworks with senior executives across various industries mentoring and providing one-to-one coaching.