Mr. Nickols brings to the IT Power Group more than 30 years of international experience working globally with consulting and EPC companies in the water and energy sectors. He is a Chartered Engineer in the UK and a registered Professional Engineer in the USA and completed his degree in Engineering from the University of Cambridge, UK in 1981.
He started his career with Atkins, living both in the UK and the Middle East, and then spent 14 years with Hazen and Sawyer in the United States of America. On returning to Europe in 2001 he joined Black & Veatch in the UK as President of Europe (including Middle East, Africa, India and Pakistan) before being recruited by MWH Global in 2005 to be President of MWH’s EMEAI region, based in Belgium.
He joins IT Power from the WSP Group where he was Global Managing Director of its Future Energy business. He has successfully led projects on all the five inhabited continents, ranging from small studies to major multi-billion dollar investments.
Mr. Nickols said, “IT Power has a long legacy of providing consulting services to over 1500 international renewable energy projects in more than 120 countries. Since the firm started in 1981, renewable energy has become critical to the future of our world. As the new Group CEO, I am excited by the opportunity to develop renewable energy projects and help our clients as the world transitions to a more sustainable future.”
About IT Power Ltd:
IT Power is a leading international energy consultancy which specialises in sustainable energy technologies and policy, and related economic, financial, commercial and environmental work. First launched in 1981, IT Power has grown to become the IT Power Group of Companies, which provides specialist services in all aspects of sustainable energy and climate change.
With over 30 years of experience achieved in 1500+ projects in 120+ countries, IT Power is entering a new phase of rapid growth, in line with the global imperative to tackle the human impact on the climate through the use of renewable energy technologies.
Headquartered in the UK with offices in Bristol and London, and offices across the world, IT Power provides a global network of specialists. The company and team members have been recognised by several prestigious awards.
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