Trisha is an independent consumer expert and an experienced Non-Executive Director. For over twenty years, she was a senior executive in UK and Scottish consumer organisations and is the former Scottish Director of Consumer Futures. She was awarded an OBE for services to consumer affairs in 2015. She has been an influential public policy leader, working effectively with parliaments, governments, regulators, business and public services at strategic level.
Trisha is also the Independent Chair of both the Grid Code Review Panel and the Connections and Use of Systems (CUSC) Panel. She is also a Board Member of Northern Ireland Water, a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Scotland Discipline Board, a Member of the Ofgem Gas Network Innovation Competition Panel, a Member of the Ofgem Consumer Progress Panel, a Member of the Office of the Rail and Road Regulator Consumer Expert Panel, a Member of the Civil Aviation Authority Consumer Panel and a Member of the Heathrow Consumer Challenge Board. Trisha is also a Panel Member of the current Independent Review of Legal Services in Scotland.