Utility Week: Andrew Perry On How Coronavirus Will Impact Utilities

Mar 6, 2020

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Oliver Wyman principal Andrew Perry was quoted in a story in Utility Week titled “Five ways coronavirus could change the utilities sector".

“Obviously not every job can be done remotely but there a significant number that can – and far more than are currently making use of the technology available," said Andrew Perry. "If, for a prolonged amount of time, we have to work around the need to have key people in one room, will we ever go back?”

The article discusses the key issues for UK utilities as a result of the Coronavirus, including the impact on workforce, customers and the retail market, among others.

To read the complete article in Utility Week, click here.