National Grid , director, Capital Delivery
Ian joined National Grid in 1979 as a Gas Distribution apprentice. Ian gained an excellent appreciation of life at the sharp end of the business which enabled him to quickly progress via a series of supervisory and managerial roles to various senior leadership positions including Project Manager, Engineering Manager, Head of Operations, Alliance Manager and Head of Construction. In January 2016 Ian was appointed to the role of Director, Capital Delivery at National Grid. In this role Ian is responsible for National Grids £1 billion a year UK Gas and Electricity Transmission Network Construction Programme and is a member of National Grid UK Executive Committee. Ian has a BEng (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering and is a Chartered Engineer.