Jack Kelly
Dr Jack Kelly brings over 12 years’ experience applying machine learning to energy data. He holds a PhD in Disaggregation of Smart Meter Energy Data from Imperial College London. Before Open Climate Fix, Jack worked at Google DeepMind, where he was a Technical Lead for Google's internal wind power forecasting service. In 2019-2021, he consulted for NG-ESO as a Senior Data Scientist, where he worked on energy forecasting using state-of-the-art machine learning models. Jack is passionate about bringing research to life.
Dan Travers
Dan Travers has 20 years’ experience in the energy and software industries. Originally working in the deregulated electricity markets in Australia and later consulting in the European market, he brings an in-depth understanding of energy markets and the value of improved information on expected supply and demand. After working for a decade in the Fintech space, in February 2018 Dan started a PhD in solar energy modelling and forecasting at the University of Sheffield. Dan is interested in the balance between commercial enterprise and research for public good.
Peter Dudfield
Dr Peter Dudfield holds a PhD in fluid dynamics from the University of Cambridge. He has a passion for working with cutting-edge technologies to help fight climate change. Before working at Open Climate Fix, Peter worked with Habitat Energy and helped set up the largest UK battery optimisation portfolio. Peter also worked in the wind power sector with Siemens Gamesa, developing image recognition technology for damaged wind turbine blades. He has cycled around the world and likes getting the job done.
Jacob Bieker
Jacob Bieker studied astrophysics and before Open Climate Fix worked at Google and the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. Jacob likes experimenting and pushing boundaries. He previously used machine learning to study the formation and evolution of galaxies and black holes using telescopes all around and outside of Earth. He also developed and ran state-of-the-art machine learning models to label petabytes of autonomous vehicle data at In his free time you can find him hiking or sky watching.
Kasia Krasucka
Kasia Krasucka brings experience delivering complex projects testing innovative solutions in the Global South including in the space of renewable energy. This equipped her with a unique understanding of systems and design thinking to develop solutions that can scale and achieve tangible impact. She is passionate about new technologies and the role they play in tackling social and environmental challenges, particularly for the most vulnerable. Kasia is keen to put structure on things or to be ice skating.  
Brad Fulford
Brad Fulford developed a love for creative problem-solving during a BSc in Architecture, designing to brief and budget; following that, these building blocks and user experiences became digital. He has since been integral to many projects, including as a founding member of a FabTech software startup, and has considerable experience in full-stack web software to get beautiful, functional, informative things in front of our users. Based in Bristol, UK, he enjoys woodworking and sings in a contemporary choir.
Sol Cotton
Sol Cotton began tackling computational problems and handling large datasets working with data from CERN during his MA in Physics. Since then he has gained coding experience across the stack, with industrial roles focussed on architecting, building, and deploying business domains and their services. The increasing prevalence and severity of the ill effects of an ever worsening climate led him to a search for a proactive application of these developed skills. He loves a walk in a good landscape and wants to help ensure that there remains any to be enjoyed!
Rachel L'Abri Tipton
Rachel L'Abri Tipton is a Junior Full Stack Developer who recently pivoted from freelance English teaching and technical editing into software engineering. Prior to software engineering, Rachel was a freelance educator, technical editor, writer, and translator. She has a passion for coding and a love of problem-solving and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience.
Bhavika Sharma
Bhavika Sharma is an Operations Assistant who is currently pursuing her Master's in management from Lancaster University. She has experience as an Account manager and comes from a technical background.
After completing her engineering degree, she transitioned to the field of business development prior to pursuing her master's degree.
James Fulton
James Fulton is a Machine Learning Intern with a PhD in Physics having a background in programming and data science. Before Open Climate Fix, he worked as a Data Scientist at Allstate Northern Ireland, specialising in natural language processing and probabilistic unsupervised learning. His research interests lie at the intersection of climate, physics, mitigation, and Machine Learning.
Zakari Watts
Zakari Watts is an experienced data analyst and environmental enthusiast who is passionate about using data to solve environmental issues and promote sustainable development. With a strong background in data analysis and programming, he has worked with various organisations in the past, including NGOs and tech startups previously.
Gi Fernando
Gi Fernando is a business development advisor with over two decades of experience in the technology industry. He is a visionary entrepreneur, investor, and mentor who has worked with numerous startups and established companies to help them achieve their growth objectives. Gi has a passion for innovation and has played a pivotal role in the development of several groundbreaking products and services.
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