Julian Critchlow, Director General, Energy Transformation and Clean Growth, BEIS

Having recently been appointed as Director General for Energy Transformation and Clean Growth at BEIS, we are delighted to have Julian Critchlow provide us with an update on his department’s priorities, in particular those around climate change.

Prior to joining the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Julian was a Director at Bain & Company, strategy consultants. He led Bain’s Global Utilities & Alternative Energy practice, working with senior executives in leading utilities around the world on their key strategic, operational and organisational issues.

In his role as Director General, Julian is responsible for

  • clean growth
  • EU energy and climate change
  • international energy and climate change
  • science and innovation for energy and climate change
  • heat and business energy
  • home and local energy
  • smart metering implementation