Kevin Bygate


Kevin Bygate is a chartered engineer and has held a number of senior positions in industry encompassing general management, business development, design, capital projects, engineering, and innovation. These activities have spanned a diverse set of market segments, including construction through to packaging and power generation. He was appointed as CEO of SPECIFIC in 2011 and has been instrumental in driving the vision of ‘buildings as power stations’: a transformational model for distributed energy and demand-side reduction.

Kevin is passionate about how scientific excellence and innovation can drive economic growth and wealth creation. Kevin sits on the Wales Energy and Environment Sector Panel and was a member of the first SACW.