Dr Bernie Bulkin

Bernie Bulkin is a leading voice on issues related to energy and environment.  His activities span business, government advisory, communication, and education.  He is a board member of Severn Trent plc and Pursuit Dynamics plc and in recent years has served on many corporate boards including AEA Technology plc, Chemrec AB, Ze-gen Corp and REAC Fuel AB. 

He became a Venture Partner with the leading California firm Vantage Point in 2004, chairs the Vantage Point CleanTech Advisory Council and is a member of the FTSE Environmental Markets Advisory Committee.   Bernie is Chair of the UK Office of Renewable Energy and has had several other UK Government advisory roles on sustainable energy and transport.  He is Emeritus Professorial Fellow of Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge and serves on numerous charitable boards, including Board of Trustees of NYU:POLY and Editorial Advisory Board of Energy and Environmental Science.

Bernie Bulkin’s radio broadcasts, Environment on the Edge, have been heard on VoiceAmerica and his blogs regularly appear on the Science, Green and Business pages of the Huffington Post.  He is the author of more than 100 papers and two books. 

Dr Bulkin was formerly Chief Scientist of BP and held various other roles with BP including Chief Technology Officer BP Oil, Vice President, Environmental Affairs and Director of Manufacturing, Supply and Distribution.