Christophe Banos serves as Portfolio Development Manager for Pivot Power (part of EDF Renewables UK) and is responsible for grid-scale battery storage developments from origination to financial close. He has worked for EDF for 15 years developing a range of different assets including Biomass, Offshore Wind, Wave and Tidal, and Battery Storage.
His most notable achievement was to take from concept to reality, at the time, one of the world’s largest battery storage project – the 49MW West Burton Battery – leading a team of experts to secure a highly sought-after Enhanced Frequency Response contract from National Grid back in 2016. Most recently, Christophe was the Project Manager for the Pivot Power acquisition, bringing into EDF a superb team and amazing portfolio of sites with battery storage and EV network potential. He holds a MEng in Electrical Engineering from Imperial College London.