Jim specialises in industrial energy management, food processing, dairy farm energy and emissions reporting.

Jim is a mechanical engineer (BE Mech) who spent over 25 years in research, technical, and commercial management roles in the New Zealand dairy industry.

Since 2002 Jim has offered a consultancy service to the food industry and has undertaken assignments in New Zealand, Australia, and Asia. Consulting work is primarily in the areas of energy analysis, energy efficiency, and greenhouse gas emissions management.