Gary began his career working for multi-national companies in the construction industry delivering major projects across the North West. After 15 years cultivating his commercial & entrepreneurial skills, he set up his own construction services business. His clients included a major power company where he supervised the commercial side of the district energy business. His belief in developing long-term partnerships with customers and suppliers has been instrumental in Vital Energi’s success.
Ian has over 30 years’ experience in the construction industry and a strong record of managing growth. He began his career working for a leading international engineering firm before moving into the commercial management of civil engineering projects then making the transition into project management where he developed his commercial awareness and problem solving skills. At Vital Energi Ian oversees all contractual, operational and financial matters to ensure the successful growth of the company.
Two-time winner of the Industrial Engineering CFO of the Year award and with over 25 years’ experience, Cécile has a wealth of global experience gained at board level within several multinational companies. She has implemented many strategic business initiatives to create customer focus both externally and internally whilst delivering financial impact, and plays an integral role in developing our business strategy to support our continued growth.
Nick has over 25 years’ experience providing energy services to the public and private sectors. Previously the UK Regional Director at Dalkia and Energy Services Director at MITIE, Nick’s areas of expertise include project engineering, product and service development, energy procurement and asset management. His combination of operational and business expansion experience makes him ideally suited to the task of leading Vital's plans for transition into financed asset ownership and management.
Steven is an experienced executive with a demonstrable track record of driving growth in private equity backed businesses. With over 25 years’ experience in technology, telecoms and energy sectors, Steven currently sits on the board of a number of private equity backed energy and software businesses.
Gary Le Sueur is a founder and former partner at SEP, where he is now Senior Adviser. Gary specialises in clean energy and sustainability focused investments, and leads SEP’s secondary fund, Environmental Energies Fund. Gary is a director and board observer for a number of SEP’s portfolio companies. He has played a key role in more than 40 investments and exits during his career, as well as being involved in fundraising and investor relations.
Driven by delivering sustainable and cost-effective energy solutions, Tony specialises in winning work and project managing MEP services. With over 25 years’ experience in the construction industry, he has led successful bids across the hospital, school and Local Authority sectors and his strong leadership and project management skills ensure projects are aligned with client needs and expectations.
Tel: 07736 055 493
Elliott leads the design and CAD departments to deliver high quality design solutions that use the latest technologies to set new standards in best practice. Focused on innovation and sustainability, Elliott develops dynamic solutions to drive continuous improvement and energy efficiency, and his reputation for achieving high levels of client confidence is unrivalled within the business
Tel: 07493 867 299
A Mechanical Engineer with over 20 years’ experience and a multidisciplinary building services background, Willem provides leadership to projects, emphasising technical soundness and resource efficiency. His holistic approach to constructing resilient, energy-efficient buildings and fixed building services stems from involvement from project inception through to building commissioning.
Tel: 07581 022 540
Having been instrumental in the delivery of a variety of ESCo deals, including Battersea Power Station, Paul develops ESCo opportunities for Vital that play a pivotal role in the energy transition and net-zero carbon agenda. With a reputation for successful project management and minimising complexity, Paul also specialises in improving operational efficiency and prioritising consumer protection.
Tel: 07393 012 601
An expert in the contract management of multiple projects, James is client-focused and his collaborative, analytical approach ensures success. Continually evaluating the potential of new technologies and lucrative installation methods, James is responsible for the management of all preconstruction tasks, ensuring design, procurement and planning is scheduled and timescales are adhered to.
Tel: 07557 390 004
With over 20 years’ experience within the energy industry, Katy is dedicated to providing our clients with the highest possible levels of service on their transition to net zero, through the provision of ESCo services.
Tel: 07557 432 156