Dieter Helm is an economist specialising in utilities, infrastructure, regulation and the environment, and concentrating on the energy, water, communications and transport sectors primarily in Britain and Europe.
Dieter is an Associate of the University of Oxford's Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, and an Associate Editor of the Oxford Review of Economic Policy. Dieter also holds a number of advisory board appointments in Britain and Europe. Current appointments include: Independent Chair of the Defra Natural Capital Committee, and he is a member of the Economics Advisory Group to the UK Secretary of State for Energy & Climate Change.
His career to date has spanned academia, public policy and business. He has published extensively on economic topics and provides independent advice to companies, public bodies and governments.