Sheena McGuinness, head of renewables and cleantech at audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has won the Smart Energy Finance 2020 award at this year’s inaugural Women Powering Smart Energy awards event.
The ceremony took place on 26 February and was organised by Energy Connectors, a networking and conference business focused on the renewables sector.
Other worthy winners included Fiona Howarth, CEO of Octopus Electric Vehicles in the Smart Energy Vehicles award category and Dr Nina Skorupska CBE FEI, CEO of the Association for Renewable Energy and Clean Technology for outstanding contribution to smart energy.
The awards are the result of a 3-month consultation process with industry experts.
Steve Gladman, the founder and managing director of Energy Connectors who organised the awards said: ‘I’d like to congratulate Sheena on her well-deserved win, particularly as she was up against a very strong field. This is testament to the depth of talent that we have within the renewables sector.’