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Alison Kay

Interim Chief Strategy and External Affairs Officer

Appointed: 1 January 2021

Committee Membership: Executive

Career: Alison joined National Grid in 1996 and has undertaken several roles including UK General Counsel and Company Secretary from 2000 to 2008 and Commercial Director, UK Transmission from 2008 to 2012. Most recently Alison was Group General Counsel and Company Secretary until January 2021. Prior to joining the Group, she was a corporate/commercial solicitor in private practice.

External appointments:

  • Member and Vice-Chair of the GC100 Group; and
  • Member of the Marie Curie West Midlands Development Board.