Biographies

Experience to piece together complex projects

Lead Partners

The team at HM are diverse and therefore capable of delivering key services in a number of disciplines either directly or through affiliate partnerships which operate with the same modus operandi: to provide dedicated specialist assistance to clients.


Charlie Clements
Partner

Charlie's skills lie in developing businesses and delivering complicated Asset transactions. For over 20 years, he has provided the hands-on management support and strategic vision required to deliver structured value creation and improve business performance. His experience helps companies solve complex operational issues and he has also worked extensively in the areas of asset and portfolio management. Charlie has managed investments in sectors including property, energy, the care sector and recycling, and has consistently delivered a return on investment for his shareholders. Recently Charlie has managed a large Energy Fund for Renewable Energy and was part of the Consensus team that delivered 168 residential units and a 130 bed hotel.


Willy Andrews
UK Energy

Willy has over 20 years experience in professional sales and business management.  During this time he has developed a network of trusted and skilled contacts who can deliver consistently and specifically in key areas within the renewables industry.  In the last 6 years, he has delivered in excess of £50m in renewable projects including Ground Mount, Commercial Rooftop and Council tenant Rooftops. He has experience in both the client and delivery side of transactions, which ensures unique skills to close transactions for satisfaction of investee or investor. Willy is presently managing three national contracts with institutions and afiliate groups which require specialist client services and resource management.


Chris Kerr

Chris Kerr started his career in 1990 with the Monson Group in Ireland, specializing in the design, installation and commissioning of multi-fuel steam, heat recovery and CHP systems. With a background steeped in engineering principles, Chris has since held a range of Commercial Director, CEO and MD positions in a number of environmentally driven businesses, ranging from start-ups to a Global PLC. On a consultancy basis, Chris has carried out numerous commercial and technical due diligence instructions for a range of institutional and private investors in the renewables and Waste to energy space, as well as conceiving and self-delivering a number of Biogas plants. Chris was recently behind the achievement of planning permission for a large Biogas plant for Belfast Harbor Commissioners, which is set to become a partnership project with the Belfast Hospital Trust, Belfast City Council, and Queens University. The project will be known as Biogas for Belfast 2020.


Simon Crowe MRICS

UK Property Consultant

Simon is a highly skilled and innovative Chartered Surveyor, who has worked for, and continues to work with, the UK’s leading real estate consultancies and private clients. He has been a practising member of the Royal Institution for Chartered Surveyors (RICS) since 1998 and was Development Director for BAM Properties, developing highly sustainable ‘BREAAM’ Excellent rated offices across the UK, leading the sale of £250M portfolio sale to IVG Immobilien AG.  As a Partner at Strutt & Parker, Simon established the Resources & Energy team focused on projects that reduce carbon emissions from property, whilst generating significant returns on investment.  Recently he has combined these specialised skills founding a professional consultancy where his team works with some of the largest real estate advisory companies. Simon sits on the executive board of the British Photo Voltaic Association.