The new NFDA EV Marketplace Seminar will take place on 3 December 2019 at the Warwick Hilton. Keynote speakers will walk dealers through the electric vehicle landscape and analyse challenges and opportunities for the sector.

Sponsor - MHA Macintyre Hudson

MHA will discuss their network of key EV contacts and the elements dealers should take into consideration in the EV sector.

Keynote Speakers

Graeme Cooper, Electric Vehicles Project Director at the National Grid. Graeme leads National Grid’s work on electric vehicles and decarbonisation of transport by leading and coordinating all the work relating to the UK regulated business of National Grid.

Oliver Larkin, Volkswagen Group UK Head of Group Corporate and Public Relations. Oliver’s key responsibility is to co-ordinate a UK Group-level stakeholder engagement strategy by maintaining relationships with brand PR, legal, Governmental Affairs, media, and industry representatives.

Stig Saeveland, CEO Hedin Automotive Norway. As chief executive officer (CEO) of Hedin Automotive Norway, Mr. Saeveland is responsible for the largest BMW dealer group in Scandinavia with more than 800 employees across 20 dealerships in Norway and Sweden. Stig has a profound understanding of the Norwegian automotive business and deep insights into the effect of the electrification for dealerships. He has played a key strategic role for the company in a market that is transitioning to electric vehicles faster than anywhere else in the world.

Carl Bayliss, Vice President, Mobility & Home Energy at Centrica. Carl Bayliss has spent the past 20 years working across global markets in the automotive industry, including spending more than a decade outside of the UK. He has experience from working in both new, emerging & mature global environments, delivering strategies and diverse projects that add value for luxury brands and premium products. Carl Bayliss joined Centrica in May 2019, to play a role in transforming the energy giant to one which leads on the electrification of mobility and democratisation of renewable energy through home energy management.

A discussion panel will be chaired by Jason Cranswick, Commercial Director of Jardine and Chair of the NFDA EV Group.


Tuesday 3 December 2019, 10:00 to 13:00 (networking lunch provided)


Avon Suite, Warwick Hilton, CV34 6RE


  • Dealer Member delegates £25 + VAT per person
  • Non-member dealer delegates £75 + VAT per person

To secure your place, please contact or visit NFDA EV Marketplace Seminar Tickets