Who we are
Four key groups of people work together to make sure our governance, strategy and operational delivery combine to deliver an outstanding service for our customers.
The ELEXON Board is responsible for our corporate governance, oversees our procurement process, approves major projects and our annual budget, and guides ELEXON’s strategic direction.
The six members of the Board have a strong mix of multi-disciplinary experience and a composition that follows corporate governance best practice.
Our Board meets monthly. Read the Board headline reports.
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Andrew brings with him experience from high profile roles in the financial sector and IT organisations within the public and private sector.
Volker is an industry Non-Executive Director and former Group CEO of RWE Npower.
Alison, a highly experienced manager brings substantial operational management and consulting experience. She has worked across a wide range of sectors, managing leading brands with multi-million pound budgets and providing consultancy advice to major companies.
Nigel brings a deep understanding of the energy industry to the ELEXON Board and has a substantial history of working with ELEXON, having previously sat on the BSC Panel.
David's experience of main board executive and non-executive director roles includes sitting on the advisory board at SAP and being a non-executive director at Sport Resolutions
Jane brings a strong IT background and diverse non-executive experience. She started out at IBM before becoming CEO of Softwright Systems Ltd, taking the company from start-up to trade sale.
Other Board attendees
- Nick Brown - Company Secretary and Legal Advisor
- Executive Team
Our Executive Team, led by CEO Peter Haigh, is responsible for ELEXON’s day-to-day management. The team works with our Board, Panel and staff to ensure the successful delivery and evolution of the BSC.
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Peter has been at the forefront of energy developments in the UK since the privatisation of the industry in 1990.
Strategy & Development ensures that the BSC arrangements act as an enabler to new technologies, processes and market requirements. The team provides support to DECC, Ofgem and industry on matters as diverse as smart metering, smart grids, EMR, European initiatives and other future market developments.
Mark's Operations team is responsible for the day-to-day provision of business-as-usual services under the BSC.
Chris' Transformation Delivery team focuses on delivery of change and major projects within ELEXON.
Nigel has overall responsibility for all aspects of corporate financial accounting, producing ELEXON’s consolidated financial statements and managing the financial strategy.
We have over 100 staff based at our offices in central London. Experts in their field, some have worked in the energy sector for many years, while others bring fresh skills and perspective from other sectors. Together they ensure that we deliver a great service to our customers every day and maintain our seamless delivery of the BSC.