Stuart Ravens is a principal research analyst, contributing to Navigant Research’s Utility Transformation team. He focuses on utility digitization, analysing IT transformation, analytics, transactive energy, and changing utility business models. Stuart has been an analyst for more than 20 years. For the past nine years, his work has focused on the use of ICT by utilities. He has played a lead role in the delivery of custom research and advisory work for many utilities, IT vendors, service providers, and renewables specialists. As an expert on the use of IT in the energy industry, Stuart has been invited to speak at conferences around the world. He has also worked as an analyst in financial and professional services organizations based in London. He holds an MSc in information science from City University, London.