Faye McAnulla is the Programme Director for the Energy Research Accelerator, ERA, which is a long-term collaboration of 8 Midlands based research intensive universities and the British Geological Survey.  She also jointly established the HyDEX programme – a Midlands focused hydrogen programme to support the hydrogen economy in the region. Faye has over 20 years’ experience in the low carbon and cities space and the core technical focus of her career has been in the areas of sustainable energy, environment and the low carbon transition.  She has an MBA from the University of Warwick, a Masters in Environmental Technology from Imperial and a first degree in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge.