Alex graduated with a BEng in Sustainable Energy Engineering from Cork Institute of Technology, receiving a Best Honours Degree Student Award from the Faculty of Engineering and Science in 2018. Alex is currently pursuing a PhD in Industrial Smart Grid Systems. His work is focused on Industrial Smart and Micro Grid systems, Energy and Environmental Policies and Standards, Smart Devices and Energy Optimisation.
Alex has experience in the energy and utilities sector where he gained knowledge of on-site energy generation and industrial environment, health and safety standards. He has also spent time in the energy services industry participating in numerous energy audits and reviews. This role further developed his experience with energy management systems and the identification of improvement and energy saving opportunities.