COLIN HERRONManaging Director
I network, research then filter information to decide the business direction of ZCF. I use my experience and technical knowledge to try and plot technology trajectories and decide if ZCF should get involved. I work between academic, public bodies and industry so shape projects.
Creating a successful business with an international reputation supported by a fantastic team out of the ashes of the RDA when most pundits told us it could not be done.
Professor of Practice, Newcastle University
Doctorate Newcastle University (2006)
“After over 40 years in the automotive sector it has just become really interesting as we are actually shaping the next 50 years of mobility.”
I can’t stop working and still work on ZCF business out of work but mix it with volunteering for a homeless charity in Newcastle and I’m currently training for a marathon.
Clean air zones, continued fines, changing public opinion and more local authorities taking action. Just some of the things needed to create the perfect ecosystem for mass adoption of electric vehicles. Will 2017 be the year it all comes together?read more
WE’RE ENGINEERS, AUTOMOTIVE SPECIALISTS, PROBLEM SOLVERS, TRAINERS WITH A LARGE DOSE OF MARKETING THROWN IN. OUR SMALL TEAM IS MADE UP OF EQUAL PARTS PASSION, AGILITY AND DRIVE WHICH IS WHAT GIVES US OUR REPUTATION FOR DELIVERY.
It's a small but varied and interesting team at Zero Carbon Futures, and we all pull together on a daily basis to meet the challenges of the low carbon sector.
- Future Technology Centre,
- Barmston Court,
- Nissan Way,
- SR5 3NY, UK.