EXECUTIVE TEAM

Founder & CEO

Simeon Batov

Founder & CEO

Simeon Batov

Founder and an executive director of RE Projects Development. Over 10 years of experience in the renewable energy sector, both in Europe and the UK. Simeon was a senior project manager and adviser to Solar Power Inc, global turnkey developer and EPC contractor for large-scale solar energy facilities (SEF). He managed and secured finance for 100 MW of PV solar energy generating projects in the UK. As an Executive Director to RE Projects Development, he developed and energised over 150 MW of electricity generating projects ranging from solar to gas peak generation projects. He was also involved in the development of infrastructure projects, such as construction and rehabilitation of substations and grid renovation. Simeon manages peak power generation projects, gas and battery storage as the head of capacity market for Ethical Power. Capacity market projects offer balancing and back-up services to the National Grid projects, instead of technologies.

Planning Advisor

Rob Shaw

Planning Advisor

Rob Shaw

Rob is the planning lead for RE Projects Development across all energy sectors. He coordinates the process from project inception through to implementation, including managing specialist consultants and community engagement. His recent portfolio has included solar farms, battery energy storage and gas fuelled embedded generation facilities across Great Britain. He is a chartered town planner with around 20-years’ experience working with the public and private sectors. Much of this has focussed on the renewable energy sector. Rob spent seven years as a Director at consultancy LDA Design, leaving in March 2017 to set up Third Revolution Projects. At LDA Design, Rob built and managed a planning and environmental consultancy team responsible for gaining planning consents for over 600MW of solar farms. In this role, he led some of the largest and most challenging projects across the UK on behalf of many of the most successful developers.

Project Manager

Polina Modenova

Project Manager

Polina Modenova

Polina is the lead development portfolio manager with over 60MW of capacity market projects. She oversees peak generation projects from the onset of its development to the sale of the asset. Her main responsibilities include site origination, feasibility studies, planning application control, engagement with the council committee members, financial modeling and visuals (presentations and brochures) for operational project investors and construction funds. She was previously employed as a project coordinator at CB&I, the leading EPC provider. She was engaged in the tendering process for the large gas project in the CIS region. Her other experience comes from quantitative market research. She was one of the leading researchers at the Internet Retailing provider of various performance reports for the omnichannel retail sector.

Senior Legal Advisor

Lee Hyland

Land Acquisition Specialist

Lee Hyland

Lee is a Land Acquisition Specialist with over 6 years of experience in the renewable energy sector. The main responsibilities include site origination and generating business opportunities. His current role involves liaising with landowners and their legal representatives to obtain the signing of legal agreements. He has extensive knowledge in securing land for over 420MW of battery storage solutions in the UK. His other work experience comes from Direct Sales covering the UK, Europe, and America.

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