John Leith    |    Development Director (UK)

John has worked for 14 years in the renewable energy industry and has a strong background in commercial negotiations and development. He has been responsible for managing almost every aspect of the development process, from site inception to project consent. Amongst other appointments, John is a member of the Institution of Environmental Scientists (IES) and the Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (IEMA), as well as being a licentiate member of the Royal Town Planning Institute.


With a Masters in City and Regional Planning from the University of Glasgow and a BSc in Renewable Energy from the University of Exeter, John joined the Suncredit team as a Project Manager in early 2015.


John heads up the UK development portfolio, managing the pipeline of new UK solar PV sites, the potential for alternative and complimentary power generation and, the deployment of energy storage solutions across Suncredit’s UK sites.