Nick Winser CBE


Nick was appointed Chairman of the Energy Systems Catapult in January 2015 and has been a Non Executive Director of Kier plc since 2009 where he also Chairs its Safety, Health and Environment Committee. He is also Chair of the Multiple Sclerosis Society and President of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). In his executive career, Nick was UK CEO of National Grid plc and a member of the National Grid plc Board from 2003 for 11 years.

Nick holds a BSc in Electrical Engineering and is a Fellow of The Royal Academy of Engineering, The Institution of Engineering and Technology, The Institution of Gas Engineers and Managers and The Energy Institute and was awarded a CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) for services to the UK Energy Industry in the 2014 New Year Honours.