Jaymes Mackay

Managing Director – Energy Strategy & Performance Transformation
Chair, KPMG Global Hydrogen Network
Advisory Board for Leaders 2050 Network

KPMG in the UK

Jaymes is the Managing Director in the ENR Strategy & Performance Transformation team within the Advisory business at KPMG UK. He advises clients on strategy, policy, regulation and deals in the UK energy market with a particular focus on areas such as hydrogen, carbon capture and storage, flexible generation, nuclear and energy security.

Other roles include Chairing KPMG’s Global Hydrogen Network, sitting on the Advisory Board for Leaders 2050 Network, and is the Client Lead Partner for a key energy network account.

Previously, Jaymes worked as a Corporate Finance and Investor Relations advisor at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy advising Ministers, Senior Officials and policy teams on commercial aspects of the GB energy market. Prior to this, Jaymes worked across several roles including risk, trading and strategy for the large independent generator Drax.

  • BA, Finance and Investment Management, Northumbria University

  • MSc, Risk Management & Financial Regulation, Queens University Belfast

  • Energy and Natural Resource

  • Power and Utilities

  • Public Policy and Regulatory Change

  • Government reform