Bristol Is Open

Bristol Is Open is a unique Joint Venture business owned by the University of Bristol and Bristol City Council delivering an R&D test bed for Smart City technologies. It was voted TM Forum’s Smart City Innovator of the Year in 2016. Following significant investment in the infrastructure, the company needed to move to a new operational phase.

Perform Green were asked to:

  • Undertake a review of the existing business case and ensure the continued viability;
  • Refine the business case to reflect a new understanding of demand, including revised structures;
  • Implement structural change;
  • And in addition, the Perform Green Founder, Barney Smith, was asked to take on the interim CEO of the company going forward (circa 1 year at present)