Chris Hopkins

Chris Hopkins is the managing director of Ploughcroft Ltd, one of the UK’s leading specialists in energy efficient home improvements, Commercial Energy Audits, SBEM, SAP, including roofing, extensions, loft conversions and insulation systems.

Chris is a Commercial Energy Assessor as well as a Green Deal assessor and the company is an approved Green Deal assessor organisation and a Green Deal installer.

Chris is also the SME representative for the UK on the Government’s Green Construction Board.

In 1997, Chris launched Ploughcroft Building Services Limited which became a hugely successful solar panel business following investment through the BBC Dragon’s Den 2011 series.

In September 2012 Chris won Entrepreneur of the Year at the Institute of Directors (IoD) Yorkshire and Humber Director of the Year Awards.

Specialties: Guest speaking, motivational speaking, ECO Roof systems, insulation, energy efficiency, building engineering, roofing, modern roofing techniques, solar roofing, bodybuilding.


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