Mission | Team | Experience | Investment About Waste Knot Energy
Waste Knot Energy

Our Mission

To enable large scale energy users to significantly reduce their energy costs whilst simultaneously reducing carbon emissions and waste going to landfill

Partner Experience

  • Extensive and good relationships with all of the UK’s major RDF and SRF producers and brokers
  • Significant experience of production and trade of pelletised fuel
  • Significant experience in successfully developing waste to energy projects
  • Considerable commercial waste management experience
  • Track record and experience in logistics and exporting waste from the UK
  • Membership of BSI technical committee
  • Director level positions in fuel industry trade bodies

Professional Team Experience

  • Track record in managing waste companies
  • Commissioning new lines with high OEEs1
  • Managed successful turnarounds of waste companies (from loss to significant profit)
  • Extensive knowledge of corporate finance and investor reporting
  • Track record in setting up and establishing companies from scratch
  • Financial and bureaucratic management of fast-growing start-ups

Tony Green

Finance Director
  • ACCA fully qualified accountant
  • 11 years in accountancy practice experience
  • 7 years experience in the waste and recycling industry
  • Experienced working in fast paced private equity, PLC and internationally owned organisations
  • Also worked in the Automotive Tyre Industry, Civil Engineering, Property Development and Training Sectors

Dr Matt Goodwin

Commercial Director
  • Director of the European Pellet Council
  • Member of the PTI/017 Solid Biofuels BSI Committee
  • Part of a team that successfully developed a 10MWe waste-to-energy plant
  • General Secretary & Standards Manager for the UK Pellet Council
  • Extensive waste and pellet fuel consultancy experience

Craig Jones

Operations Director
  • Over 23 years experience in the manufacturing & waste management industry
  • Extensive experience in commissioning & operating plants for Biffa, Impetus Waste Management & Teward Recycling
  • Former Managing Director of a waste management company
  • Exemplary record of environmental compliance as a qualified technically competent manager

Backed by Specialist Private Equity Investor – Gresham House

Gresham House Plc  is a specialist alternative asset manager providing funds, direct investments and tailored investment solutions across a range of highly differentiated alternative investment strategies.

  • Focus on Mid-Cap UK companies, AIM-listed and private
  • Sectors: Forestry, strategic public equity, private assets, new energy and housing & infrastructure
  • In excess of GBP 2.5 billion assets under management

Gresham House launched its British Strategic Infrastructure Fund (BSIF) in early 2018 to invest in energy storage and other strategic infrastructure assets in the UK.

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