Tom Day


Director for Place Commissioning

Essex County Council

Tom is a manager in the Waste and Environment team at Essex County Council. His team sits within ECC’s Infrastructure and Environment directorate. He is programme director for Bradwell New Nuclear programme and leads the Council’s commercial programmes for the energy, waste and water sectors. He has a particular interest in the opportunities for local government around energy efficiency, generation, and retail alongside the wider growth opportunities from the low carbon economy.

Tom combines his more recent experience of working directly for local and central government with 15 years of experience of consultancy working across the public and private sectors. He is a Chartered Accountant and has worked previously on corporate finance for infrastructure programmes in the road, rail, and waste sectors.