Matthew Barnett

Business Development Director

Matthew joined Highview in 2012 from GE Energy, where he worked as Business Development Manager on the commercialisation and market development of their novel Waste Heat to Power (WH2P) technology in both Europe and the United States. The business was acquired by GE in 2010 from a Californian based technology company, where Matthew led the transition into their European business.

With a background in electronic and mechanical engineering, Matthew started his career in energy within the Oil & Gas industry as a Manufacturing Engineer on subsea control systems and top-side hydraulic power units for ABB Vetco Grey. He worked on the first deep water project for their client Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company amongst other oil majors including Statoil on their first offshore LNG development on the Norwegian continental shelf.

Matthew has a broad technical and commercial background in technology, project and business development with technology start-ups, including a top 10 Fast Track 100 UK Company based in Central London, as well as with blue chip organisations in the energy and power sectors.

He brings 15 years’ experience into his role as Business Development Director for Highview Power.