Mr Slater is currently a Managing Director in the Offshore Wind team at the UK Green Investment Bank, having worked in German and UK offshore wind since 2010. He studied French and German at the University of Oxford. He began his career at NatWest Bank and has held positions in banks, utilities and project developers in a 26 year career which has covered project lending, project finance advisory, M&A advisory and principal investment in the energy and infrastructure sectors. In 2015 he led UK GIB’s involvement in the 336MW Galloper offshore wind farm in the UK.