WE BELIEVE IN A WORLD WHERE YOUR DATA CAN BE USED TO ACHIEVE GOOD THINGS – FOR THE ENVIRONMENT AND FOR YOUR FAMILY.

We want to use behavioral science to enrich people’s lives, using insights from their own household data.
This will change the way people think about water, gas and electricity across the world, preserving natural resources.

100
Years of experience within the founding and advisory team
2,700,000
Households under contract with utilities using Advizzo solutions
360,000,000
And counting…. Data points processed by Advizzo solutions

Who are Advizzo?

Founded in London in 2015, Advizzo is a behavioral science software company, transforming the way customers think about their energy and water consumption, and how utility companies connect with their customers.

With significant experience in both utility and software industries, the founders sought to combine data science, cloud computing and behavioral science to solve the water and energy efficiency issues faced by utility companies.

  • Advizzo worked with Anglian Water using behavioral science to help them save 4,070 gallons per day
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Who do we work for?

We help utility companies – electricity, water and gas – comply with regulations and standards, and improve their engagement with their customers in order to reduce consumption.

  • Advizzo already work with almost half of the utility companies in the UK.

Why have we built Advizzo?

Our vision:
We believe in a world where everyone can use their own data to consume the exact energy and water they need.

Our mission:
We want to use behavioral science to enrich people’s lives, using insights from their own household data through their energy and water providers. This will change the way people think about electricity, gas and water consumption.

The Advizzo platform

A set of tools to engage your customers, improve your operations and reach your company objectives.

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Advizzo Chief Executive Officer

Patrice Guillouzic

7 Years in the utilities industry (B2B),
15 years in the software industry,
MBA Exec Programme IMD Lausanne (Switzerland)

7 Years in the utilities industry (B2B),
15 years in the software industry,
MBA Exec Programme IMD Lausanne (Switzerland)
Advizzo Chief Customer Officer

Julien Lancha

15 years in utilities industry (B2B),
15 years in consulting, regulation and sales
network & telecom, University of Grenoble (France)

15 years in utilities industry (B2B),
15 years in consulting, regulation and Sales
Network & Telecom, University of Grenoble (France)
Kim Ngo Advizzo CTO
Advizzo Chief Technology Officer

Kim Ngo

10+ years in R&D, SaaS and product development,
10+ years in Data Science (DSP and ML),
Ph.D, Digital Signal Processing (Belgium)

His expertise is in digital signal processing, machine learning, and agile software development. He is an experienced data scientist that has evolved into a strong project and team manager for both large organizations, SMEs, and startups. One of his main skills lies in bridging the gap between data science, technology, and business/clients with focus on translating technical details to a non-technical audience and vice versa especially at project deliveries, marketing, and business development stages.

Skills and interests:
- Understands emerging domain specific technology trends, innovations, and long-term strategies
- Linking business, technology, and commercial perspectives
- Strong entrepreneurial spirit
- Passion for start-ups
- Industry and academic experience
- Public speaking, presentation, communication

Several years of experience working with algorithms for:
- Customer engagement platforms (Energy and water)
- E-commerce recommender systems (predictive modelling)
- Speech and audio signal processing applications
- Mobile phones, hearing aids, microphone arrays
- Automatic speech recognition, audio (music) classification
- Speech coding, Audio-Conferencing systems (VoIP, PSTN)
- WebRTC (Web Real-Time Communication)
- Using Python, MATLAB/Simulink and C/C++

Calisen Group Chief Executive Officer

Sean Latus

Sean became Group CEO in July 2021 having held a number of senior roles in the business since joining in October 2014. Initially as Chief Investment Officer, he helped transition the business from an owner of traditional meters to being a broader provider of energy infrastructure services to the retail market. Sean held the CFO position in February 2018 until he became Group CEO. He has over 25 years’ experience working in the infrastructure industry and has worked across multiple sectors both in the UK and overseas. Sean’s previous roles include Head of Investments at Costain plc, Senior Director at RBS Project and Infrastructure Finance, and Investment Director at John Laing.

Sean became Group CEO in July 2021 having held a number of senior roles in the business since joining in October 2014. Initially as Chief Investment Officer, he helped transition the business from an owner of traditional meters to being a broader provider of energy infrastructure services to the retail market. Sean held the CFO position in February 2018 until he became Group CEO. He has over 25 years’ experience working in the infrastructure industry and has worked across multiple sectors both in the UK and overseas. Sean’s previous roles include Head of Investments at Costain plc, Senior Director at RBS Project and Infrastructure Finance, and Investment Director at John Laing.
Calisen Chief Commercial Officer & General Counsel

Sarah Blackburn

Sarah Blackburn joined Calisen in April 2014 and was appointed as Chief Commercial Officer and General Counsel from 1 July 2021. Prior to that Sarah was part of the senior management team as General Counsel and Company Secretary. Sarah is responsible for leading the commercial, transactions and legal teams within the Group. She is a qualified lawyer with over 20 years of experience in a broad range of commercial transactions, infrastructure, M&A and finance.

Sarah Blackburn joined Calisen in April 2014 and was appointed as Chief Commercial Officer and General Counsel from 1 July 2021. Prior to that Sarah was part of the senior management team as General Counsel and Company Secretary. Sarah is responsible for leading the commercial, transactions and legal teams within the Group. She is a qualified lawyer with over 20 years of experience in a broad range of commercial transactions, infrastructure, M&A and finance.
Calisen Chief Operating Officer

Matthew Bateman

Matthew joined Calisen at the beginning of October 2022 as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to this he worked for Centrica plc for 24 years leading various business units including as Managing Director, British Gas and his most recent role as MD, British Gas Services and Solutions. His responsibilities included the Smart Metering programme as well as being CEO of British Gas’ Insurance business.

Matthew joined Calisen at the beginning of October 2022 as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to this he worked for Centrica plc for 24 years leading various business units including as Managing Director, British Gas and his most recent role as MD, British Gas Services and Solutions. His responsibilities included the Smart Metering programme as well as being CEO of British Gas’ Insurance business.

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