Our Company

Our Mission

“To make it as easy as possible for portfolio owners of solar PV to manage their FIT submissions”

Management Team

Colin Calder

Colin Calder

Director

Colin has 30 years of experience in the software and technology sectors, with a significant proportion of his career being involved in bringing together mobile and the internet. In 1996 Colin founded Paragon, a software company focused on synchronising data between mobile phones, desktop applications and web-based services, which he sold for a landmark price in 2000. In 2015 he established arto.energy as a sister company to PassivSystems. He is a Fellow of the Energy Institute and an Advisory Board Member to UCL’s International Energy Institute.

Jim Crooks

Jim Crooks

Director & Company Secretary

Jim has 25 years of senior management experience in B2B Services. He was Managing Director of ADT Fire & Security and Rentokil Initial Fire Services and held senior finance, operational and project roles at Chubb Electronic Security. He has extensive experience of change management and profit improvement in multi-site service businesses delivering installation and field service solutions across a range of different environments. He is a Chartered Accountant and has a degree in Classics from Oxford University.