ENGIE selects Dutch energy data expert NET2GRID, as winner of 'Big Pitch'
Birmingham, 23 May 2018. In the final round of ENGIE's yearly Big Pitch competition NET2GRID came out on top and was announced winner. A panel of senior ENGIE UK & Ireland stakeholders praised the winner because of its business potential and readiness for market introduction.
Innovation is at the core of the ENGIE group strategy of responsible growth of towards a low-carbon economy. Its focus on innovation is exemplified by its yearly innovation week, where innovations are shared with employees and partners. As part of innovation week, 12 companies were shortlisted to compete for one of the spots in the final Big Pitch event in Birmingham. Wilfrid Petrie, CEO of ENGIE UK & Ireland:
“The winning pitch, NET2GRID, offered some exceptional approaches that could have a transformative impact in how we manage energy consumption in our homes. We congratulate Berend and the NET2GRID team for a truly innovative approach and we look forward to ENGIE and NET2GRID continuing towards a successful business future.”.