Highview Power has added two industry veterans to its leadership team.
Former InterGen Managing Director Mark Somerset joins the UK-based business as Director of Business Growth and will own go-to-market and global growth strategy and execution.
NeuConnect Director and Greenage Power Co-Founder Mathew Brett joins as Business Development Director.
The pair bring more than 45 years of energy industry excellence and have collectively overseen the development and finacing of more than $8bn in energy and infrastructure projects.
“Mark and Mathew will lead the global expansion of Highview Power as we scale the development of our liquid air energy storage projects,” Said Javier Cavada, President and CEO of Highview Power.
“Long-duration energy storage is quickly becoming recognised as the cornerstone to renewable energy,” Cavada explained, “And Highview Power’s innovative liquid air technology is a proven and cost-effective solution that is available today.”
“Highview Power has a tremendous opportunity to facilitate the integration of massive amounts of baseload solar and wind energy that pushes us towards 100% renewables worldwide.”
“Having a team of industry veterans is crucial to our success and I am confident Mathew and Mark will be instrumental in achieving our growth targets.”
UK-based business, Highview Power Storage, is preparing to start operating its new 5MW Liquid Air Energy Storage (LAES) technology Pre-Commercial Demonstrator.
Highview Power, developer of large-scale energy storage solutions that use cryogenic liquids, is collaborating with SNC-Lavalin to deploy energy storage solutions for utility-scale applications in North America.
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