Author Profile

Lauren Wheatley

Lauren Wheatley

Director Analyst

2 years at Gartner,  2 years' experience

Location:  United Kingdom  |  Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Lauren is a Research Director within the Energy & Utilities team. Lauren's primary focus is advising both End User and TSP clients within the Energy Services and Renewable Energy domains.


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Lauren worked at Director level within the Renewable Energy Sector. She has worked for both Independent Power Producers and and global advisory and service organisations in in senior technical and management roles. She brings a successful executive track record in strategic planning and implementation, business and team development and international business growth.

Professional Background

  • AES, Resource Manager , 7 years
  • Natural Power, Director of Advisory & Analytics , 5 years
  • SLR Consulting , European Power Sector Leader, 1 year


  • B.Eng (Hons). 1st Class, Mechanical and Environmental Engineering, University of Strathclyde
  • Certificate in Company Direction, Institute of Directors
  • Postgraduate Certificate: The Mechanics of Project Finance, Middlesex University

Industry Awards/Accolades

  • Womens' Power List, 2017, A Word about Wind