Energy Community of Practice

Leadership

Mary Stewart

Mary Stewart

Chair

Mary has a BSc Chem Eng from the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, and a PhD from the University of Cape Town.

Mona Bhagat

Mona Bhagat

Vice Chair

Mona works at KBR, UK, is a subject matter expert for carbon capture utilisation and storage (CCUS) and sour gas processing and has led various technology-based projects.

David Lemon

David Lemon

Clean Energy SIG Representative

David graduated with a Bachelor of Technology degree in Mechanical Engineering from Brunel University, UK.

Bruce Hanson

Bruce Hanson

Nuclear Technology SIG representative

Bruce is the Leadership Chair in Nuclear Process Engineering at the University of Leeds, UK and an Honorary Professor of Nuclear Engineering at University College London, UK.

Neil Blundell

Neil Blundell

Subject Area Lead for Energy

Neil has been involved in energy for his entire career. Graduating in 1983, working non-nuclear sector on development and design of compact heat exchangers he obtained an MPhil(Eng) and then moved on to the development, of high temperature sodium-sulphur vehicle power batteries.

Miles Seaman

Miles Seaman

Sustainability SIG representative

After gaining a Chemical Engineering degree from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST), UK, Miles obtained his first experience of practice in the Heavy Organic Chemicals division of Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI).

Marc Allen

Marc Allen

Leadership group member

A trained chemical engineer, Marc is co-founder and Chief Sustainability Officer of Unravel Carbon, a software solution to track and reduce greenhouse gas emissions across a company’s entire value chain, charting a path to net-zero emissions.

Pippa Edwards

Pippa Edwards

Leadership group member

Pippa graduated from the University of Queensland with a BSc Honours in Chemical Engineering in 2017, completing her undergraduate thesis in hydrogen techno-economics. She is currently a process engineer with Incitec Pivot Ltd, working at the acid plant in Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia.

Tekena Fubara

Tekena Fubara

Leadership group member

Tekena is a Chartered Chemical Engineer. He has worked in the private and public sectors in energy, petrochemicals, oil and gas, precious metal refining, and academia.

Zainab Kayat

Zainab Kayat

Leadership group member

Zainab has a BSc Honours in chemical engineering from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST), UK.

Mohammad Khankhara

Mohammad Khankhara

Leadership group member

Mohammad is a Chartered Chemical Engineer, with over 26 years’ experience in oil and gas.

Kit Oung

Kit Oung

Leadership group member

For 20 years, Kit has helped businesses across five continents maximise their energy and resource efficiency, identify the investment cost pathways, and reduce the often complex and technical messages in to clear, meaningful and simple-to-understand business case.