We are powered by our people

Over the past five years we have brought together a team of experts to enable technical excellence and innovation, allowing us to exceed client expectations on each and every project.

Richard Shearer

Managing Director

Co-founder of Green Frog Connect, Richard’s role centres on formulating and successfully implementing company policy, directing strategy towards profitable growth. Responsible for operational performance, he combines his role with that of Head of Construction, guaranteeing high standards, best practice and quality of delivery.

Richard is an active participant in the DNO workshop forums, helping to shape their Incentive on Connections Engagement plans which will improve the customer interface. His involvement ensures Green Frog Connect is at the cutting edge of energy reform for faster, more efficient and flexible distributed generation projects.

Tom Drake

Commercial Director

As co-founder of Green Frog Connect, Tom oversees all business development, sales and estimating activity. Tom’s focus is now on flexible generation and energy storage projects including battery, pumped hydro, power-to-gas and even gravitational storage.

Responsible for the future strategic direction of the company, he has spearheaded the move from grid connections for renewable energy projects into the construction of full power stations. Prior to starting the company in 2011, Tom held a range of roles­ within Power On Connections.

Huw Crocombe

Senior Design Engineer

With over 35 years’ experience in the distribution industry, Huw liaises with consultants, suppliers, clients and DNO representatives as well as providing technical support. Instrumental in the development of Baglan Power Station, his notable projects have included Lackford Estate Solar Park, Far Marsh Farm Wind Turbines and the Design of DNO Contestable Works for Rivenhall Waste to Energy Plant in Essex.

Maciej Milewicz

Head of Design

A chartered engineer with over 30 years’ experience in the designing, manufacturing and commissioning of high voltage distribution and generation, Maciej has been involved in projects as varied as Tower 52 in London, Sudmeadow in Gloucester and Carscreugh Wind Farm. With an in-depth knowledge of green energy, wind and solar installations he is also extremely experienced in diesel and gas generation.

Mark Baker

Sales and Business Development Manager

With over 30 years’ experience in sales and marketing, Mark has worked across a diverse range of engineering industries, including renewables and energy generation. Focussed on business growth and expansion of our ICP and EPC services, he is leading the Business Development of our EPC excellence into embedded energy generation and battery energy storage projects.

David Bond

Head of Finance

A finance professional of nearly 30 years’ standing, David heads up the financial reporting, compliance and planning, and development of effective financial controls to improve business efficiency modelling for Green Frog Connect. Accountable for treasury management and budgetary control as well as contract cost control, he is also in charge of forecasting, financial analysis and management reporting. With wide-ranging experience across a number of sectors including FMCG, telecoms and manufacturing, David is also responsible for delivery of successful business partnering­ with operational colleagues.

Tony Edwards

Head of Civil Construction

Having spearheaded the successful delivery of the £21,000,000 Viridis 178 Gas Generation Scheme, Tony is now bringing his wider civil engineering and construction industry experience to bear on all types of projects that the company is involved in. His projects are as diverse as the Gloucester Gateway Motorway Services and the Green Frog Power 214 contract.

Rebecca Lewis

Head of SHEQ

In 2016 Rebecca led our successful application to become accredited with ISO 9001, 14001 and OHSAS 18001 standards. With a strong ICP background, Rebecca has over 12 years’ experience in the utilities and energy sector and her remit now extends across the­ entirety of our projects.