Smart energy expert joins Chameleon to boost consumer-focused technology

Chameleon Technology has appointed smart energy infrastructure expert Dr Howard Porter as an advisor to the board of directors.

Dr Howard Porter joins Chameleon Technology as an advisor to the board of directors.

The appointment follows his recent departure from BEAMA, the UK trade association for manufacturers and providers of energy infrastructure technologies and systems, where he worked for 25 years.

In his long-standing role as CEO, he helped the association to expand its expertise into a greater range of energy-related technologies, whilst playing a pivotal role in raising its status with Government and other key industry stakeholders.

Connected consumer solutions

His role in helping the creation of the UK and European smart metering systems, and delivering support to industry during the Covid pandemic, cannot be understated. Chameleon Technology is thrilled to welcome his decades of experience in an advisory capacity to help bolster its ambitions in helping consumers across the UK to reduce their climate impact by developing connected, clean and cost-effective home energy solutions.

Mike Woodhall, CEO and co-founder of Chameleon Technology, commented: “Dr Porter’s experience will be invaluable as an advisor to the board. His passion for the future of the UK’s electrical network, not to mention his participation in many government panels and task forces, means he has a wealth of knowledge and insight to share with us as we look to accelerate our growth. We look forward to him working closely with the senior team.”

Dr Porter added: “I am delighted to join the Chameleon Technology team to assist in their future development and expansion. My experience in consumer-focused technology will integrate well with the existing expertise of the organisation.”