David Hunt Energy Expert

David Hunt is a prominent figure and thought leader in the clean energy sector. Hailed as a leading green entrepreneur by the Financial Times, David also presents at industry events such as EcoSummit, Energy Storage Europe and Fully Charged Live. David is a frequent contributor to trade publications such as Energy Storage News, Solar Power Portal, PV Tech, Clean Energy News and Smart Cities World. His industry insights have been quoted in UK broadsheet newspapers such as The Guardian, The Independent, The Telegraph and the Sunday Times. Being well versed in business and economics, he has also lent his voice to the likes of BBC Radio Four and ITV’s 6 O’clock news. A cleantech expert and industry insider, David specialises in the clean energy and eMobility sectors. His drive to accelerate these growing markets led him to set up Hyperion Executive Search Ltd, a talent acquisition company specialising in the clean energy space that incisively places talent where it’s needed. Hyperion has been helping businesses grow and succeed since 2014 and recently expanded its operations in Europe with a new office in Munich. David’s headhunting team now operates across EMEA and the US. Before this, David co-founded an award-winning multi-technology renewable energy installation business, sat as a policy board member with the UK Renewable Energy Association, and was a member of PRASEG (Parliamentary Renewable and Sustainable Energy Group). The ‘This week in cleantech’ podcast is a platform for David and invited experts to share and review the biggest, and most interesting news stories in the cleantech sector each week, providing expert opinion, analysis and insight. It is anticipated that the podcast will be a catalyst for the further growth and development of the cleantech revolution.

 
Cleantech, Remote Working and Covid-19

Cleantech, Remote Working and Covid-19

My maths was never the best but no I haven’t completely lost the plot!

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The Biggest Challenge of the Future is the War for Talent

The Biggest Challenge of the Future is the War for Talent

The latest episode of the Leaders in Cleantech podcast featured Toon Bouten. CEO of Tado, an energy efficiency business changing the way we heat and cool and use energy at home and at work.

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What Can Green Start-ups Learn from Big Corporates?

What Can Green Start-ups Learn from Big Corporates?

I’ve been lucky enough to interview two brilliant women over the last couple of weeks on my Leaders in Cleantech podcast.

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What Makes a Successful Cleantech Founder Team?

What Makes a Successful Cleantech Founder Team?

The global drive towards a cleaner, greener world has seen an explosion in startup cleantech companies and the creation of a global cleantech market now thought to be worth in excess of $2 Trillion annually. 

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Hydrogen Flight – Dream or Reality?

Hydrogen Flight – Dream or Reality?

I have a bit of an obsession with Hydrogen, and I love to encourage the debate between the hardcore 'batteries are the only answer' and 'Hydrogen is the only answer' schools of thought.

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