Simon Watson

Metro Washington DC

Simon Watson

Metro Washington DC

Simon Watson has more than twenty years of international power industry experience. He started his energy career as an economist in the strategic planning department at British Energy, the UK nuclear power utility before joining Putnam, Hayes and Bartlett Inc. in Washington DC as a Senior Associate focused on power market restructuring.

He joined Accenture Ltd as a Senior Manager and delivered strategic advice to a wide range of US and international utilities. He has also held senior management positions at several cleantech companies including Tetronics Ltd and Advanced Plasma Power plc and at SunEdison where he lead the development of utility strategy and marketing. He is currently an executive with Ernst and Young's Advisory practice focused on performance improvement for power and utility companies.

Simon is a graduate of the University of Liverpool and the London School of Economics.

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    • Ernst and Young