We are delighted to announce that our fifth ‘Future of Energy’ lecture will be given by Steve Holliday, former CEO National Grid, on May 8th at the Royal Society.
Steve Holliday is the former Chief Executive of National Grid, where he served as the Chief Executive for over nine years until his retirement in July 2016. Prior to joining National Grid, he was on the Board of British Borneo Oil and Gas. Mr. Holliday previously held senior roles in refining, shipping and international gas with Exxon. He serves as Vice Chairman of Business in the Community and the Careers and Enterprise Company, and is Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Crisis, the homeless charity. Mr. Holliday was previously the Lead Non-Executive Director at Defra. Mr. Holliday is a fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering and holds a degree in Mining Engineering from Nottingham University.