Associate Director, Energy Technology, IHS Markit
Sam Wilkinson is an Associate Director within the Solar and Energy Storage research group at IHS Markit. Upon joining the team in 2008, Sam was responsible for researching the PV inverter market and the PV module and polysilicon supply chain, working closely with leading global suppliers to develop detailed analysis on these markets. Sam has also been responsible for establishing primary research reports focusing on solar demand and policy, complementing IHS Markit extensive research of the complete PV supply chain.
Building on his experience in the solar research team, Sam established IHS Markit Technology’s coverage of energy storage in 2012, covering a wide range of topics within this fast developing sector, including the development of battery technology.
In addition to a continued contribution to the team’s syndicated research products, Sam also coordinates and contributes to a wide range of custom research, consulting and advisory projects.
Sam’s analysis and commentary is regularly published by leading PV and energy industry media and also the global press. He has also presented at many leading industry events and conferences.