Speaker profile

Chris Fry

Chris Fry

Managing Director, Accelar Limited

Chris is an established consultancy business leader drawing on experience spanning transport (rail/high speed rail, highways), renewable energy, water, urban regeneration, smart cities, construction and government policy.  As co-founder of Accelar Limited he provides strategic advice and analysis, helping organisations and major projects to significantly accelerate the net zero/clean growth transition.  Chris has a strong interest in innovation and is Chairman of the Advisory Board for the Practitioner Doctorate in Sustainability programme at the University of Surrey.

Describing the focus of his work, Chris says “Now is the time when investment in our infrastructure and cities truly can, and must, deliver sustainable places.  My goal is to assist clients and teams to think differently in order to realise the extraordinary opportunities from the transition to a technology-enabled, clean growth economy.”