Catherine Newman

Catherine Newman

Company: Limejump

Job title: Chief Executive Officer

Bio:

Catherine joined Limejump in February 2020, initially to run the Commercial and Trading teams as COO. In July 2020, Catherine moved into the role of CEO with plans to drive the company’s growth towards becoming the largest transformational player in the global distributed energy market. Previous to Limejump, Catherine spent 11 years at Gazprom Marketing and Trading. During this time Catherine was in a variety of roles – most noteworthy being COO of Trading and Director of Global IT and Delivery – she also chaired the operating committee. Prior to this, Catherine worked at BP. Even though Catherine has worked in the energy trading space for over 20 years, her career started in bioinformatics at Pfizer – she also spent time enjoying the dotcom bubble. This initial career choice followed her BSc (Hons) in Genetics and MSc in Bioinformatics in 1998, both from the University of Manchester. After the dotcom bubble burst, Catherine moved into energy consultancy where she spent time at most of the major energy players across Europe. In her spare time Catherine enjoys family life, keeping fit, gardening and cooking. She is a mental health first aider and is a strong advocate for keeping ‘the balance’ right in life.

Seminars:

Panel discussion: why is the digital revolution a game changer for investors? 1:35 pm

Using the power of digitalisation to enhance operational performance and asset health Harnessing digital innovation for competitive advantage Reducing risk exposure through digital maturity Benefits for investors of an effective digital strategyRead more

day: DAY TWO: 18 March 2021