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Meet the team

BeBa Energy are proud to have a strong, experienced and dynamic team.

Our skillset spans finance, customer service, project delivery, technical support and sales.

With over 50 years combined experience, our board of directors have been part of the UK’s solar industry since the early days of the Feed in Tariff.


Stephen Palmer

Managing Director

Over 24 years of board-level experience; Stephen launched BeBa Energy UK following 12 years as a Sales Director for a global lighting-manufacturer. Under his leadership, BeBa has grown steadily over the past 10 years

Darren Oliver

Technical Director

A chartered engineer with a strong technical and operational background, Darren designed and delivered the UK’s first solar farm. During his working career to-date
Darren has specialised in power and electrical systems, with a particular focus
on Solar PV.

Shaun Beattie


Over 10 years experience in commercial solar PV development, Shaun has
overseen the development of some of the UK’s largest and most prestigious
privately-owned solar PV arrays including FW Mansfield,
Port of London and
Berry Gardens.’

Ginny Palmer

Accounts Assistant

Finance and Administration

Julia Andrews


At BeBa since the very beginning, Julia has vast experience of all elements of the business. Today however Julia’s primary role is overseeing the Accounts Department.

Beki Edwards


With over 7 years experience in accounts, Beki supports Julia to ensure BeBa’s accounts are accurate and organised

Nick Merrett

Customer Service

With over 10 years customer service and sales experience, Nick joined BeBa in 2021 as Customer Service Co-ordinator. Acting as a first point of contact for all general enquires, Nick maintains a high level of customer service for both new and existing clients.

Jonathan Palmer

Customer Service

William Palmer

Key Account Manager

With a degree in Real Estate Management, Will joined BeBa in 2022 having qualified as a chartered commercial surveyor in London. His role as Key Account Manager is to ensure that all of BeBa’s valued O&M clients receive an unrivalled level of service, whilst also bringing to their attention projects and initiatives that may further enhance their operations.

Project Design and Management

Matthew Palmer

Lead Renewables Engineer
Matthew has been with BeBa since moving to the UK from Australia 2 years ago. Bringing with him a Masters Degree in Chemical Engineering, he forms part of the Technical Team responsible for developing new Solar PV systems as well as looking after the systems of our valued O&M customers

Neil Hanratty

Project Engineer
With BeBa since 2018, Neil graduated from the University of Ulster with a degree in Energy and Building Services Engineering. Neil’s role as Project Engineer sees him taking projects from design and survey through to commissioning and management.

Luke Murphy

Renewables Engineer

Luke graduated Brunel University London with a degree in Design Engineering and brings design and build experience from events, exhibitions and commercial installations. Within the Projects team, Luke will look after design and development of new Solar PV systems and monitoring of existing client’s systems ensuring optimum and smooth operation.

Georgina Morgan

Operation Manager

With a background in property development, construction and management, Georgina joined BeBa in early 2022. A self-confessed lover of excel spreadsheets and reports, Georgina’s main role will see her support the Projects Team and provide assistance to the Technical Director.

Carley Manning

Operations and Maintenance

Carley has worked in property services for over 10 years, identifying, scheduling, and managing projects for local councils. With BeBa since March 2021, Carley’s primary role is supporting the operations team as they work to get the very best out of our portfolio of over 500 managed systems

Robert Milsom

Senior Engineer 

Rob joined BeBa in 2022 having overseen the delivery and installation of more than 70MW of solar in the UK – including the UK’s largest solar installation at at airport. Working closely with BeBa’s Technical Director, Rob’s role will see him split his time between the delivering of new project’s and overseeing our service work.

Installation and Maintenance

Ivan Oliver

Site Manager –
Boot Force

Pawel Kaczalek

O&M Engineer

David Agnew

Robert Knox

Field Service Engineer

With decades of experience, Rob has honed his skills undertaking a diverse range of work in South Africa. Having recently moved to the UK following a short spelling in Holland, Rob joins BeBa’s electrical engineering team supporting them with field operations and new projects.

Solar Panel Cleaning

Stephen Beattie

Site Manager

Following a military career spanning nearly 40 years, Steve’s primary role is overseeing BeBa’s panel cleaning operations. Steve’s other roles include overseeing site safety on our larger installations and providing support with our powered access equipment

Kevin Gordon

Site Technician

Having worked in the solar industry for nearly 10 years, Kevin predominantly works along side Steve in solar panel cleaning operations. In addition to this Kevin supports the operations team to deliver our most prestigious installations