David Sanders has over 30 years of experience in strategy consultancy, corporate advisory and innovation, with a focus on energy and clean technology. He has focused on clean energy since 2004, with an emphasis on renewables, hydrogen and electric vehicles. David has led projects with clients in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas, and throughout the value chain including emerging technology companies, manufacturers, utilities, energy companies, investors, and government agencies.
In addition to consultancy work, David has co-founded technology businesses in food production, composite materials, internet telephony, and mobile telecoms software. He has acted as a mentor or advisor to 15 other early stage businesses, authored several publications and has frequently spoken at, or chaired, energy conferences.
Within clean energy, David has worked for governments, corporates and entrepreneurs in topics such as biofuels, carbon markets, energy efficiency, energy storage, heating, hydrogen, e-mobility, offshore wind and solar PV.
Prior to FTI Consulting, David was the Commercial Director of Dearman, an OEM/technology company developing a zero-emission engine for vehicles and back-up power generators. He has also held senior leadership roles at various strategy consultancies.