Page Header Image
Page Header Image shadow gif

Peter Sumby


Peter Sumby has worked at NEA, the national fuel poverty charity, since 1996 and has been Director of Operations since 2006.

Peter is a member of NEA’s senior management team, responsible for the delivery of NEA’s practical work programmes which, in partnership with local authorities, housing associations, the health sector, the community sector, energy company partners, seek to demonstrate innovative ways of bringing affordable warmth to low income and vulnerable households.

Peter leads a team of staff across England and his role involves developing strategic partnerships to enable the delivery of NEA’s programmes and to manage relationships with the national and local agencies with whom NEA needs to engage in order to deliver projects that tackle fuel poverty.

Peter’s role is also to ensure that lessons learned from project delivery are incorporated into NEA’s policy development process in order to inform NEA’s advisory role to government, local government and the wider energy sector.