Stephen is Director of Government Affairs and Policy at the Net Zero Technology Centre. In his role he has extensive interaction with Scottish and UK Government officials on the subjects of energy transition, innovation and policy. He is also a member of the Scottish Council for Development and Industry policy committee.
He hosts the Centre’s #TransitionTalks podcast; a show about people, energy, technology and the complicated conversations about getting to net zero.
Stephen is passionate about achieving the energy transition, reducing fuel poverty, and making Scotland thrive. He is convinced that City Regions will be major agents for change, reshaping our lived experience and redesigning our city spaces to become sustainable net zero environments. He is a regular podcaster and commentator on net zero technologies and issues.
Stephen has a BA degree in Communication Studies from Glasgow Caledonian University and an MSc in International Marketing from the University of Strathclyde.