Research Fellow, Energy, Environment and Resources
Daniel Quiggin


Daniel Quiggin is a research fellow for the Energy, Environment and Resources (EER) department at Chatham House. Dr Quiggin has expertise in the modelling, analysis and forecasting of national and global energy systems, having modelled various UK government energy scenarios and published a UK 2030 energy scenario, commissioned by Greenpeace UK. As an analyst at Investec Asset Management, within a commodities and resources investment team, he authored a global renewable energy infrastructure investment white paper. He holds two Master of Science degrees, in Particle Physics and Climate Science, and a PhD in energy system modelling.

Areas of expertise

  • Energy systems
  • Renewable energy
  • Climate change
  • Future energy scenarios
  • Smart grids

Past experience

2015-16Investec Asset Management
2014-15Research Associate, Loughborough University
2011 -Director, Demand Energy Equality
2010-13PhD Researcher in National Energy Scenario Modelling

MRes Earth System Science


Particle Physics Researcher, University of Birmingham and ATLAS, CERN

2003-07MSci Particle Physics and Cosmology, University of Birmingham