Louise Wapshare: Chief Executive Officer, SmartestEnergy Business Limited
Louise joined SmartestEnergy Limited as VP Finance in 2016, before being appointed to the role of VP Operations in 2019. She now holds the position of Chief Executive Officer of SmartestEnergy Business Limited.
She has over 13 years of experience working within the energy sector across power, gas and oil and prior to her move to general management, she was a qualified finance professional for over 25 years.
Prior to joining SmartestEnergy, Louise worked at Centrica for eight years in a number of roles across Centrica Energy and British Gas Services, sitting as a member of both the Senior Finance Leadership Team of British Gas Services and the Home Repairs Senior Leadership Team.
Louise began her career at London-based accounting firm Brebner, Allen & Trapp after graduating in Accountancy and Economics from Reading University. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Certified Accountants and the Chartered Institute of Management. Most recently, she completed her MBA at London Business School.