Dr Philip Lewis is CEO of VaasaETT and co-founder of smartEn and Traxis Group. Originally at the forefront of the onset of full-liberalisation in Great Britain for a leading utility, Philip has pioneered the understanding of global retail energy markets and the dynamics of their competition, customers, disruptive change and decarbonisation. 25 years of experience across over 100 markets helping governments, regulators, energy companies, investors and other stakeholders. High-level public projects have included director of the 2021 European Commission project identifying barriers to entry in all European markets; consultant in the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) review of prices and competition; and over two dozen other projects for State and National Governments, the European Commission and national and European authorities. Dr Lewis is founder and CEO of VaasaETT, a member of the E.DSO (European Distribution System Operators) Stakeholder and Innovation Council, founder and director of Traxis Group and co-founder of Smart Energy Europe. Dr Lewis holds a PhD in Marketing from The University of Edinburgh.