Dr. Howard Porter
Dr. Porter is the CEO of BEAMA, the Trade body for the UK electrical manufacturing industry. He has been in this post for 10 years. He holds several accompanying roles: Immediate past Chairman of the ORGALIME board, the Brussels based industry body for the electrical and mechanical industries, chair of EURIS, the industry led group for the electrical, electronics, mechanical and renewable industries, monitoring the changing relationship between the UK and the EU, and Chairman of the implementation board of the Each Home Counts review of residential energy efficiency. He has a particular expertise in energy and the use of energy, with DPhil in the energy efficiency of housing, with an early career in research at the Building Research Establishment.