LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Highview Power, a global leader in long-life energy storage and critical grid services, has added Dominic Walters to the company’s leadership team as chief marketing and communications officer (CMCO). Walters will build and lead the company’s marketing, corporate communications and government team to accelerate demand for its long-duration energy storage technology and expand the company’s brand across the global scale.
“Tackling climate change is one of the world’s most pressing issues, and Highview Power is set to become a leader in the UK’s and globally’s energy transition,” Walters said. “I’m thrilled to be part of this challenge and quickly helping to understand why long-duration energy storage and Highview Power are absolutely vital if we are to achieve our global net-zero ambitions.”
“We are incredibly fortunate to have Dominic join Highview Power at this critical time as we expand our renewable energy platforms around the world,” commented Rupert Pearce, CEO of Highview Power. “I had the good fortune to work with Dominic at Inmarsat and saw firsthand how he was able to drive change and build a global brand and I know he will bring the same level of energy and expertise at Highview Power.”
Walters joins Highview Power after spending five years leading the integrated marketing and communications strategy of satellite giant Inmarsat Aviation. As Vice President of Marketing Communications and Strategy for Inmarsat, he helped drive significant revenue growth as Inmarsat captured a 50% share of a new, multi-billion dollar aviation segment. dollars. Walters has grown the company from virtually unknown in its industry to a global leader in aeronautical connectivity.
Among his many achievements at Inmarsat is the groundbreaking project Sky High Economics study developed with the London School of Economics that predicted the potential for billions of dollars in ancillary revenue for the airline industry from advances in broadband and in-flight connectivity.
Prior to Inmarsat, Walters held senior marketing communications and consulting positions with various international companies including BP, Shell, Pizza Express and BAE Systems. Walters holds a Masters in Digital Communications from the London School of Business and Finance and is the author of Harnessing the Power at Your Fingertips: A Leader’s Guide to B2B Marketing Communications (cut through the Bull edition).
About Highview Power
Highview Power is the designer and developer of a revolutionary Liquid Air Energy Services capability (the CRYO Platform) that uses proprietary cryogenic technology, providing reliable and cost-effective energy storage, displacement and long-term stability. Its core renewable power plant offering deploys this proprietary technology to deliver 100MW of charge and 200MW of discharge at 2.5GWh duration, which means over 60 hours of cycle time, for 40 years of design duration, locatable anywhere. Highview Power’s technology is low risk, immediately deployable, highly configurable and has excellent green credentials (using fresh air as the storage medium). For more information, please visit http://www.highviewpower.com.