Eric Powell
Eric Powell

Eric Powell


North America


Summary Bio

Eric has consulted extensively on energy transition and innovation, ranging from advising a major city commission on a higher and better use of their LDC and LNG facility to advising global private equity on EBITDA enhancements on its multi‑geography district energy investment. He has been called on as an expert presenter in numerous industry events for energy innovation and sustainability. He also was a founder of Enovation Partners (now Roland Berger) – a boutique consulting firm that addresses the bridge energy economy, driven by natural gas and technology innovation.

With the US as a base, Eric has held roles with a global remit at various multi‑national energy providers, serving a diverse corporation, private equity, and policy makers across the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Asia. In addition to his most recent role as Senior Director, Enterprise Improvement at AlixPartners, he has worked for Black & Veatch, Booz & Company, and held operational and planning roles at TXU Corporation. As of note, he serves on the advisory board of global energy industrial, Babcock & Wilcox.

A drive to leave organisations and their people better and stronger than he found them, is core to Eric’s approach to business transformation. He has built a reputation for building relationships, transforming leadership practices and mobilising high‑performing global and local teams.


  • Formulation, decision analytics and execution of top-line revenue enhancement and de-risking strategies for corporate and private equity firms
  • Driving major transformation and modernisation strategies to navigate critical market shifts and disruptions ranging from ESG to COVID-19
  • Guiding diverse stakeholder groups on regulatory, legal and financial matters including regulatory reviews and negotiation of agreements
  • Providing leadership and talent development for local and global high-performance teams

Core Sectors

  • Power and Utilities
  • Oil and Gas
  • Energy and Industrials
  • Mining and Metals


  • BS Mathematics, Jacksonville State University
  • Lean Business Operations, University of Michigan Stephen M. Ross School of Business
  • Six Sigma Black Belt
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