Peter Davies

Peter Davies

Founder, Verv

Peter is the founder and CEO of Verv; a London-based AI start-up (and division of Green Running) developing a home energy assistant set to revolutionise the energy market and how we manage our bills and home. To date, Verv has raised over £2m in funding to develop the product which is the most advanced on the market thanks to its cutting-edge machine-learning technology. Centrica, owners of British Gas, the UK’s largest energy company, is one of the key investors.

A serial entrepreneur with an engineering background and a degree in computers and electronics, Peter also founded Austin Consultants, the UK’s highest certified LabVIEW Consultancy specialising in automated measurement, analysis and control systems for the likes of Rolls-Royce, Mercedes Benz F1, Caterpillar and the Julich Fusion Reactor.

Co-founder of the European Workshop for NILM technology and organiser of the London LabVIEW user group, Peter was also a finalist for the Rising Star Award in the Energy Innovation Awards in 2014 and then went on to win Innovator of the Year at the 2016 Business Green Technology Awards.