Dr Ben Todd , CEO, Arcola Energy

MEng (University of Cambridge), PhD (University of Cambridge), MSOE

As the founder and CEO of Arcola Energy, Dr Ben Todd has been involved in fuel cells for nearly 20 years.  Ben completed his PhD in engineering at Cambridge University, working on modelling of the Rolls-Royce solid oxide fuel cell system for power generation. He has worked in several R&D, technical and strategic leadership roles on commercial and public-sector projects, including at Cambridge Consultants, Johnson Matthey and Rolls-Royce Fuel Cell Systems. He founded Arcola Energy in 2010 with the aim of bridging the gap between the development of new hydrogen technology and real-world applications.