Chris Jones is Technical Leader of the Power business of the engineering consultancy and professional services business Gutteridge Haskins & Davey (GHD) based in Newcastle upon Tyne.
He’s engaged with an extensive range of projects, working with client interests across project development, transmission and distribution systems operator, asset management and regulatory issues.
Recent projects have been located the UK, South America, Australasia and the Middle East.
Particular areas of interest include onshore and offshore transmission, HVDC systems and interconnectors, renewable generation, asset management and the introduction of new technologies.
Chris has over 30 years engineering and senior management experience in the transmission, distribution and energy sector having previously been with Jacobs, Sinclair Knight Merz, Siemens, VA TECH, Rolls-Royce T&D and Reyrolle.
Chris is a graduate in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Liverpool, Fellow of the IET, Honorary Member of CIGRE and former Chairman of CIGRE UK.