Katrina Shenton

Head of Energy Asset Management

Katrina is Head of Octopus Energy Asset Management (OEAM) and is also a non-executive director of Octopus VCT 3 plc and Octopus VCT 4 plc.   Having started her career at IBM, Katrina spent eleven years working in the solar photovoltaic industry with Solarcentury, a leading solar energy company, where she was involved in raising significant venture capital investment and structuring and negotiating large value project finance deals.   Since joining Octopus in January 2011, Katrina has overseen 100’s of investments into solar farms.   She now manages levered energy assets valued in excess of £2Bn on behalf of Octopus investors. 

Katrina was awarded an MBA with distinction from the London Business School and has a degree in Mathematical Statistics and Operational Research from Exeter University.