William Markiewicz

William studied Mechanical Engineering at Imperial College London, graduating in 2014. His career so far has been in the aerospace industry, where he has worked on a range of technologies, including zero-carbon aircraft. A key part of his work was focussed on digital manufacturing, and creating digital twins of factories. Whilst working in this field, […]

Sapna Halai

Sapna graduated with first-class honours in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Bristol. She then went on to work in industry, gaining knowledge in building services design, overheating strategies, renewable technology appraisals and zero carbon strategies for local authorities. Her breadth of experience working in building design, bottom-up, and with councils to create top-down change […]

Giulia Franceschini

Giulia gained a BSc in Physics from UCL in 2018, then worked for two years at Cisco in technical sales. In 2021 she completed the Sustainable Energy Futures MSc at Imperial College London before returning to UCL to join ERBE. Her research interests lie in domestic energy demand reduction and in understanding how a people-centred […]

Erika Rees

Erika is an architect, a graduate of the Bartlett School of Architecture and the Architectural Association. She has worked in the UK and Hong Kong on a broad range of projects from rail to retail, before developing her specialisms in social housing and low energy design whilst at PRP and Bill Dunster Architects. During a […]

Toby Cambray

After studying Acoustic Engineering at Southampton and working at a wind farm noise consultancy, Toby undertook an MSc in sustainability at Cardiff university. Concurrently Toby was a research assistant on a project evaluating the impacts of air conditioning inspection. For the last 10 years Toby has been a founder-partner at Greengauge Building Energy consultants where […]

Simon Vakeva-Baird

Simon has a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering and for that past year has worked as a graduate civil engineer. During this time, he gained experience in flood risk and SuDS design, green building and climate modelling. He is looking to use his passion for tackling climate change and interest in sustainable architectural techniques to […]

Laurence Childs

Laurence completed a MSci degree in Geology from Imperial College London in 2019. Throughout this degree he developed a deep understanding of Earth systems and later, through the study of UK energy system decarbonisation, a strong interest in the mitigation of climate change. In addition, following a master’s project in numerical modelling, he is also […]

Eleni Davidson

Eleni obtained an MEng in Biochemical Engineering from UCL in 2018. She has since gained experience working in communications, helping to manage public engagement for high-profile clients in the biopharmaceutical sector. She also worked as a technology consultant for a UCL tissue engineering start-up at the Royal Free Hospital, building a technological solution to complex […]

Adria Martin Vilaseca

Adria is an architect graduated from Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya and holds an MSc in Environmental technology from Imperial College London. Adria has working experience in the building and energy sectors. Through his career he got involved in energy efficiency planning for local and national governments. He has also collaborated in two European projects analyzing […]

Jalal Ahmed

After completing his undergraduate degree in Natural Sciences, Jalal completed an MSc in Sustainable Building: Performance and Design from Oxford Brookes University. He then worked as a sustainability engineer focusing on environmental modelling, renewable energy feasibility studies and building performance evaluation. Being interested in the environmental degradation of historic buildings, he is also a Conservation […]