Our Team


Adriano Figueiredo

Innovation Director; Board Member; Investment Committee member

Adriano is Innovation Director at the Low Carbon Hub, an Executive Director on the Board and sits on the Investment Committee.

A Civil Engineer by training and highly experienced manager, Adriano has held senior positions in commercial businesses in the UK, Continental Europe and Latin America in sectors as diverse as education, industrial property development and heavy construction. An entrepreneur at heart, he has set up, developed and managed subsidiaries of UK businesses in Spain, Mexico and Brazil. He used this experience to co-found Oxford North Community Renewables (or ONCORE) to develop community renewable projects locally.

As the Innovation Director for the Low Carbon Hub, Adriano has a key role in defining the financial and operational strategies for the organisation, including evaluation of potential projects, the development process, project finance and on-going operation and management.