Tom

Bowcutt.

ENERGY TRADING CONSULTANT: 

TECHNOLOGY, DESIGN, ANALYSIS & MANAGEMENT

PROFILE:

17 years in the energy industry, within wholesale commodity trading. Experienced leading teams delivering technology solutions within both waterfall and agile environments. Previously Head of Product Management for a global provider of online energy trading software. Worked at several of the UK’s Big Six energy firms, a technology consultancy, a creative start up and has helped design the UK electricity market.

EXPERIENCE
 
2017-CURRENT

Product Consultant

2016-2017

Product Manager

2009-2016

Business Analyst

2013-2015

Volunteer

2006-2009

Senior Consultant

2002-2006

Business Consultant

EDUCATION
 

INDEPENDENT

Product design consultancy to energy innovation lab. Creation of an online flexibility trading platform for demand side response, battery storage and distributed generation customers.

ASPECT ENTERPRISE

Head of product management, cloud based commodity trading software. Online Energy Trading and Risk Management (ETRM) solution and a real time market data and trader decision support tool.

CENTRICA ENERGY

Leading  business analysis for wholesale energy trading. Responsible for functional design and delivery of power trading and logistics systems for UK and Europe. 

OUT OF THE DARK

Volunteer member of commercial advisory group for start-up charitable social enterprise. Strategic advice to charity joint CEOs on re-branding and web platform enhancement.

REAL TIME ENGINEERING

Consultancy during introduction of the Irish Single Electricity Market (SEM). 

ELEXON

Responsible for UK electricity market design (contract, process and systems) and regulatory change in relation to settlement, cash out, imbalance pricing, contract notification, transmissions loss allocation and credit risk.

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1997-2001

University of Birmingham

Physics MSC (ii.i). Masters project developing medical software for holographic imaging of brain tumors.

 

1995-1997

Queen Mary’s College

 A–Levels: Mathematics (A), Physics (A), Chemistry (B)

1990-1995

Brighton Hill Community School

9 GCSEs (4A*, 2As and 3Bs). School prizes for Best GCSE Results, Science, Creative Design and English.

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SKILLS
 
PRODUCT MANAGEMENT
Product Management Certification:
Pragmatic Marketing - Foundation, Focus, Build
BUSINESS ANALYSIS
Business Process Modelling: Casewise, Visio, Nimbus

Lean Six Sigma process improvement: Greenbelt

Finalist British Computing Society (BCS): National Business Analyst of the Year
PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Waterfall - Prince
Agile - Scrum
TEAM LEADERSHIP
Team Leader - Managing product owners and globally distributed BAs

Leading complex cross disciplinary teams.

Cultural Change: Waterfall to agile working. Onshore to offshore development team.
COMMODITY TRADING
Training Courses with EFET and APX

Commodity Coverage: UK Power, Euro Power, Gas, Oil, Metals
MARKET DATA
Morningstar
Updata
ASPECT DSC
Chart IQ
BM Reports
Market VuePoint
TRADE EXECUTION
Trade Execution Platforms:
APX (UK and Netherlands)
Trayport
The I.C.E.
ETRM
Energy Trading and Risk Management software:
Bespoke In-house,
Endur Openlink,
ASPECT ETRM

ETRM Strategy Consultancy
WEB DESIGN
Design and Build of Multiple Websites

HTML, CSS, Invision.
CRM
Customer Relationship Management software: Salesforce, Little Green Light.
BI TOOLS
Business Intelligence (BI) software:
Qlik
Microsoft Power BI
Tableau
SAP BI
CLOUD
Microsoft Azure:
Virtual Machines
SQL DB Creation
.NET Website
Blob Storage
Machine Learning
DATABASE
Database design and data modelling
SQL Queries
Stored Procedures
DB creation
DEVELOPMENT
Microsoft .NET, Visual Studio, TFS Online

JIRA / Confluence

C++ Game Development (Unreal Engine)

VBA Macros

Java

GitHub / SourceTree
TESTING
Test Management
Test Scenario / Script
Test Execution
Microsoft Test Manager
HP Quality Center
IoT
PTC ThingWorkx
If This Then That (IFTTT)
Amazon ALEXA
Harmony Hub
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3D Graphics
Web Design
Art Projects
 
CONTACT

Tom Bowcutt

ENERGY CONSULTANT

Email:

tbowcutt@hotmail.com 

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© 2018 By Tom Bowcutt

COMMODITY TRADING

Training Courses with EFET and APX Commodity Coverage: UK Power, Euro Power, Gas, Oil, Metals