Nigel Hawkins

Infrastructure & Renewables Analyst

Nigel Hawkins is the Infrastructure and Renewables Specialist at Hardman & Co.

Nigel specialises in the energy sector, with a particular focus on the expanding renewable generation market, both in the UK and overseas, about which he has written several reports assessing the sector’s finances.

He has been involved in analysing the utilities sector since the 1980s. He covered the privatisation of the water and electricity companies for Hoare Govett between 1989 and 1995. Subsequently, he researched the UK and EU telecoms sector for Williams de Broe. He has also written many feature articles for Utility Week magazine since the mid-1990s.

Between 1984 and 1987, Nigel was the Political Correspondence Secretary to Lady Thatcher at 10 Downing Street.

Nigel joined Hardman & Co in February 2016. He holds a BA (Hons) in Law, Economics and Politics from the University of Buckingham and is a senior fellow of the Adam Smith Institute.