Laurence Carpanini

Director, Smart Meters & Smart Grids at IBM United Kingdom Limited

Director, Smart Meters & Smart Grids, IBM UK

Laurence Carpanini is the Director of Smart Meters & Smart Grids at IBM UK, where he leads the strategic development and delivery of Smart Metering and Smart Grid solutions in the UK. In this role he acts as the ambassador for IBM across the Industry, representing IBM's Smarter Planet propositions and points of view and providing a point of focus for all activities and solutions relating to Smart Meter and Smart Grid deployment.

Laurence is a member of the Member of the Operations Board of SmartGrid GB and sits on the board of TAHI (The Application Home Initiative). He is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer and holds an MBA from Warwick Business School.