MARIANA SPATER (CHAIR)
Mariana was formerly the Managing Director of Fountain Television in Wembley, the largest purpose built TV studio in Britain, from where the X Factor is broadcast.
She qualified as a Chartered Accountant with a predecessor firm of Haysmacintyre.
Mariana has also been a trustee of the charity Royal Surgical Aid Society since 2007 and chaired it from 2010 to 2014.
Mariana has been a long standing supporter of community energy and is a member of a number of other community energy projects.
Mike is a solicitor who lives in Milford, Surrey. He is the volunteer chair of Energy4All, Wey Valley Solar Schools Energy Co-operative and The Schools’ Energy Co-operative, both of which install solar panels on schools.
Previously he was a partner of Lawrence Graham, a major London based firm of solicitors, for more than 20 years, specialising in corporate and commercial law.
Mike chaired Friends of the Earth Trust until 2012.
Jonathan has been Head of M&S Energy, the domestic gas and electricity business of Marks & Spencer, since 2011. He was instrumental in setting up the M&S Energy Community Energy Fund which launched in May 2015 and has issued grants worth £340,000 to 26 community energy projects across the UK to date. Prior to joining M&S, he was responsible for Green partnerships at British Gas, where he helped to create Energyshare, the community energy platform. He lives in west London.
Tom is the Solar PV manager for Bauder Ltd, a business specialising in the manufacture, design and installation of flat roofs and solar PV solutions for flat roofs.
In addition to solar pv Tom has extensive experience in installing flat and green roofs.
He was involved in Transition Town Berkhamsted’s Solar PV offer, which, in partnership with Energy4All, installed a community funded solar array on the local secondary school, and he has been involved in a number of other community funded solar schemes.