Paula Rosput Reynolds



Appointed: Chair Designate (1 January 2021) and Chair (31 May 2021)

Committee membership: People & Governance (Chair)

Tenure: 3 years

Skills and competencies: Paula brings a wealth of board-level experience to National Grid, having led global companies in the energy and financial sectors. She has over 20 years’ experience as a Non-executive Director in both the UK and US across multiple sectors and businesses and has brought a strategic and regulatory lens on issues to the Board. During her career, Paula has played a vital role with several company-wide transformations and mergers. She is recognised for having transformed AGL Resources from a local utility into a multi-state energy and telecommunications company and for materially enhancing the operating and financial performance of Safeco Corp, a US insurance company that was ultimately acquired by Liberty Mutual. 

External appointments:

  • Non-executive Director of GE Vernova and Chair of the Safety & Sustainability Committee
  • Non-executive Director of Linde plc