Sara Vaughan was appointed to the ELEXON Board on 6 March 2019.
Sara is Political & Regulatory Affairs Director at E.ON in the UK. She started her career as a lawyer at Slaughter and May before moving to Powergen (as it then was) as a competition lawyer.
She has subsequently broadened her role through taking on a number of additional responsibilities such as regulation, compliance, energy policy, and external affairs including CSR, legal and company secretariat, HSSE and engineering governance.
She was appointed to the E.ON UK Board as Strategy & Regulation Director in 2012. Sara was on the Board of the UK Business Council for Sustainable Energy, which merged into the newly formed Energy UK in 2012, where she is an alternate Board Director.
She was formerly a Public Member of Network Rail, is on the CBI West Midlands Regional Council, and is a member of the cross-industry Thriving at Work Leadership Council, arising out of the Thriving at Work review into workplace mental health. Sara is a Fellow of the Energy Institute.