Jake joined Haskel in 2022 and is responsible for Hydrogen business development and strategic growth across Europe & the wider EMEA region. As a qualified engineer and Hydrogen subject matter expert he brings a wealth of knowledge from both a commercial and technical perspective working with customers from various industries including the MOD, Aerospace, Nuclear, Oil & Gas and most importantly the Hydrogen sector.
Jake has considerable experience in senior key account management and with a techno commercial approach supports the client in providing a turn-key solution. Before joining Haskel Jake was with Chesterfield Special Cylinders spearheading their hydrogen growth strategy and achieving successes which included a 5 year framework agreement with Shell Hydrogen for Europe – this included the standardisation of storage requirements offering peak £/kg based on complex design parameters.
Jake also successfully supported major fundraising activity through the developing Hydrogen story (AIM [PRES]) helping achieve an inward investment of £7.5million specifically targeting green energy via gas containment of high-pressure Hydrogen for grid use and localised electrolysis use on refuelling stations – working directly with the shareholders and the senior team to raise the Hydrogen profile of the business.
‘The evolution of hydrogen refueling – experience to date and developing next generation technology’