About Us

Founded in 1996 by Roddy Dalziel, European Utility Consultants have grown to become one of the UK’s most recognised and respected energy cost management consultancy’s specialising in the fields of Electricity, Gas, Water and Packaging Obligations.

  • Our team has over 100 years combined experience of negotiating and arranging energy contracts.
  • Our initial analysis and cost reduction proposal will cost you nothing and is designed to save you money.
  • Our policy is to ensure that the director and staff at EUC are always approachable, helpful and professional in their dealings with our clients. We realise the importance of giving our clients good, clear and accurate advice.

In short we provide a modern service built on traditional professional values. From the most straightforward matter to a complex multisite client, our clients receive the same level of care, expertise and attention from our team of specialists.

We like to think our clients feel valued and in safe hands, which is exactly how it should be.

Our clients are local, national and international companies across a diverse array of commercial sectors such as:

  • Hospitality
  • Education
  • Public Sector
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail
  • Agriculture

We will work with any organisation that spends a minimum of £10,000 per annum on gas or electricity - there is no upper limit.

We are a member of the UK Association of Cost Management Consultants (ACMC).




Established in 1995, European Utility Consultants is a market leading cost management consultancy who specialise in saving organisations money and time in the management of their electricity, gas, telecoms, water and packaging obligations.


Meet the Team

Roddy Dalziel BA (Hons)

Roddy Dalziel BA (Hons)

Managing Director

The founding member of the company, Roddy has a wealth of knowledge and experience in all aspects of commercial utility management which helps ensure that our clients interests are well looked after at all times. He also has a 2.1 honours degree in business studies.

Roddy firmly believes in providing a very personal service to his clients.  When you need an efficient and proactive energy procurement and management service Roddy has the knowledge and understanding to help.

He is also a leading UK specialist in the packaging regulations.


Alistair Coar BA (Hons)

Alistair Coar BA (Hons)

Commercial Manager

Alistair has a 2.1 honours degree in business studies and before joining EUC he pursued a career as a Finance Manager for Natwest Bank, Scottish Widows and Bristol & West.

He is responsible for the account management on some of the new and larger existing clients.  

Winner of the Sales Professional of the Year 2017 at the Energy Live Consultancy Award (TELCA)




Lee Hair

Lee Hair

System Developer

Lee has a background in Electrical, Electronic & Software Engineering and held positions with RACAL Electronics, British Gas and Edinburgh International Film Festival.

Lee is responsible for developing and maintaining our IT systems.

John Watson BEng

John Watson BEng

Energy Analyst

John has a Degree in Manufacturing Engineering and has held positions with Rolls Royce and Chunghwa Picture Tubes (UK) Ltd before joining EUC in 2003.

John specialises in the procurement and analysis of energy contracts and has gained a wealth of experience and knowledge in this arena.



Marilyn Kennedy

Marilyn Kennedy

Energy Analyst

Marilyn worked for 10 years as an Operational Development Manager at Scottish Power where she gained her Six Sigma Yellow Belt accreditation.

Marilyn deals predominantly with the account management for a number of multi site clients, ensuring all client queries are resolved according to agreed SLA's.

Her bright disposition and positive approach would be an asset to any team.







Lynn Ritchie

Lynn Ritchie

Business Manager

Lynn joined us in January 2014 as a Business Manager.

Lynn brings a wealth of utility industry experience having previously worked for 15 years at M&C Energy Group as a Business Manager in European portfolio management and is responsible for managing our Invoice validations.

Lynn makes sure that all invoice validations are accurate and dealt with in a timely manner.

Having worked in a customer service environment for many years, Lynn knows the importance of great customer service.


Melanie Moon BA

Melanie Moon BA

Financial Controller

Melanie brings a raft of experience from her previous positions and is responsible for the issuing and processing of EUC's invoices and payments .

Melanie ensures the smooth running of day to day client and supplier account administration. 

Melanie likes music, food, gardening and spending time with her family.

Margaret Livingstone

Margaret Livingstone

Office Administrator

Margaret worked for British Gas for 12 years before joining RDL in 2007.
In addition to running the office, Margaret is responsible for the administration of client accounts and liaising with suppliers.

She is often the first point of contact when phoning EUC.

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