The Executive Committee

Led by the Chief Executive, the Executive Committee oversees the safety, operational and financial performance of the Group.

Role of the Executive Committee 

The Executive Committee’s role and responsibilities include:

  • making the day-to-day management and operational decisions needed to safeguard the interests of the Group  
  • furthering the strategy, business objectives and targets established by the Board
  • approving the expenditure and other financial commitments within its authority levels and discussing, formulating and approving proposals to be considered by the Board.

Our Executive Committee members

Meet the members of the Executive Committee. Here, you can read their biographies and find out more about their individual skills and responsibilities.

Chief Executive

John Pettigrew FEI FIET

Chief Financial Officer

Andy Agg

Executive Director, UK

Nicola Shaw CBE

President, National Grid US

Badar Khan

Managing Director, National Grid Ventures

Jon Butterworth

Chief Information and Digital Officer

Adriana Karaboutis

Chief Human Resources Officer

Andy Doyle

Group Corporate Affairs Director

Barney Wyld

Group General Counsel & Company Secretary

Alison Kay