UK Power Networks Service

Paul French joins Vlerick Business School's Future Grid Managers Programme

02 November 2017

We're proud to announce UK Power Networks Services' Paul French has joined Vlerick Business School's Future Grid Managers Programme in Ghent.

The Future Grid Managers Programme, brings together experts in the energy field with backgrounds in academia and business, collaboratively building our industry's vision for the future. Paul will visit a number of network businesses in Belgium, France, Holland and Ireland during the programme.

Paul's participation in the executive education programme for Future Grid Managers is part of a two-year partnership with Vlerick Business School's Energy Centre, one of Europe's leading business academic centres based in Ghent, Belgium, focussing uniquely on power systems operations.

Paul French, UK Power Networks Services said: "I relish the opportunity to work collaboratively with other delegates from across Europe and look forward to deploying research for the benefit of our clients through innovative solutions."

Through this partnership, we will have access to the university's leading market research and intelligence, with opportunities to work collaboratively on further research that will help shape the future of the distributed energy market in the UK. This will enable us to implement best practice and continue to keep our clients ahead of their competition and ensure value for money in their investments.