John Feddersen, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Aurora Energy Research
John Feddersen is Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Aurora Energy Research. Prior to co-founding Aurora, John advised major government and private sector clients with the Boston Consulting Group throughout Australia and South-East Asia. Earlier, John began his business career with Deutsche Bank.
John is a Visiting Fellow of the University of Oxford. His commentary and analysis regularly appears in major international press and he has published in leading peer-reviewed academic journals. John holds a first class honors degree in Economics and Mathematics from the University of Melbourne, and MPhil and DPhil degrees in Economics, awarded with the George Webb Medley Prize, from the University of Oxford, where he studied as a Rhodes Scholar.
As the energy storage market rapidly evolves the technology in the UK still faces significant regulatory issues. The session will address investment case for storage infrastructure in the UK, key sector priorities including integrating commercial storage in the UK’s energy system, current sector developments and opportunities for large capital deployment into storage space.