Chris specialises in power / renewables, regulated utilities and industrial EPC/O&M both in the UK and internationally (Europe, APAC and the Americas).

About Chris Smith

Chris leads the Energy & Utilities practice at Norman Broadbent Group. He has significant talent management advisory experience across the international industrial sectors, with a specialist focus on power generation, decentralised energy solutions, utilities (water/gas/electricity) and industrial engineering (EPC/O&M).

His experience spans traditional executive search (C-suite / Director / “Head of” levels), bespoke talent management solutions (mapping/pipelines/project-RPO) and leadership assessment/development. During Chris’ career he has supported large international corporations, SMEs and PE/fund-backed businesses to help restructure, assess their internal capabilities, recruit senior talent and plan proactively for future leadership requirements.

Chris is accredited by the AESC (Association of Executive Search & Leadership Consultants) and a qualified psychometric and competency-based assessor.


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