Introducing the Planet A team

Amanda Forman

Amanda Forman

Co-Founder and Managing Director

Amanda is an environmental scientist with a learned engineering background. She specialises in renewable energy and the built environment and has a proven track record for developing and delivering low carbon projects. She is driven to develop innovation and business strategies that meet the environmental and social mission of Planet A, she leads on business development and opportunities.

David Parish

David Parish

Co-Founder and Technical Director

Dave is a highly competent, multidisciplinary engineer with a first degree and a doctorate in renewable energy. He specialises in whole system energy solutions and cross vector symbiosis as well as renewables, offshore renewables and energy engineering. Dave has a proven track record of innovation and problem solving and can work through all phases of a project from conception to completion including the detailed numerical modelling of energy flows and cash flow analysis. He leads on the technical design and methodology of Planet A projects.

Barnaby King

Barnaby King

Senior Renewable Energy Engineer

Barnaby is an engineer and consultant who passionately believes that businesses can and should lead the way in preventing climate breakdown. He has experience of working within corporate environments and cutting edge start-ups, and is a PRINCE2 certified project manager. Barnaby’s skills include complex modelling, feasibility work, and problem solving.

Quinton Chan

Quinton Chan

Renewable Energy Engineer

A PhD graduate in Physics who thrives working on engineering projects with real life applications. A supportive and independent team player with strong verbal and written communication skills backed up by proficiencies in three languages.  Quinn’s skills include GIS mapping and modelling.