Chair, Senvion and former CEO
National Grid (2007-16)
Steve is the former Chief Executive of National Grid plc, a post he held between 2007-16. He is Deputy Chairman of Convatec and also Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Crisis, the homeless charity. He volunteers his time as Vice Chairman of the Careers and Enterprise Company, Vice Chairman of Business in the Community and as a Vice President of professional body, the Energy Institute. Prior to joining National Grid in 2001, he was on the Board of British Borneo Oil and Gas and was responsible for the successful development of its international businesses in Brazil, Australia and West Africa. Steve spent much of his early career with Exxon, where he held senior roles in refining, shipping and international gas.