Stuart Brand

Stuart Brand is CGI’s Vice President responsible for leading the company’s activity in the UK Water sector, and for clients who provide central market services to Utilities. He has 25 years’ experience working with utility companies, helping them respond to market and regulatory change.

In his role, he works with new and existing clients, and owns the development and execution of CGI’s strategy for the sector. A scientist by training, he began his IT career as an application developer, and subsequently has held a wide range of roles across many aspects of programme and service delivery.

He led CGI’s team to secure our role as Market Operator Services Limited’s (MOSL’s) implementation partner. In that role we built, and now operate, the central market system to support the competitive market for non-household water customers in England.

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Webinar: Innovation with impact: making the most of Ofwat’s new innovation fund

25 June 2020 As Ofwat prepares to launch its new £200m innovation fund for the water sector, CGI and Utility Week will host a webinar to examine the water sector’s commitment to maximise the fund’s impact.

Ofwat’s innovation fund for the water sector: a new way of thinking will create new results

15 June 2020 Stuart Brand explores innovation in the water industry and introduces the latest report exploring how water companies can harness Ofwat’s £200 million innovation fund to transform the sector.