Judith Ward, AssociateJudith Ward June 2018

 

udith was the Director of Sustainability First from 2012-2017 and has been an associate since 2005. She is an energy policy professional with long-standing practical experience of both the utility and consumer worlds, and has  published extensively. Her long-term career was with National Grid (1990-2004) where her last role was a six-year period as Group Head of Public Affairs.

In her early career, she worked in policy roles with the House of Commons Environment Select Committee and the national Electricity Consumers’ Council.

She has a master’s degree in Energy Resources Management. She was a part-time adviser to the UK Business Council for Sustainable Energy and a long-standing trustee of the Institute for European Environment Policy. Judith is an Honorary Fellow of the Energy Policy Group at the University of Exeter. She is a member of the BEIS / Ofgem Smart Systems Forum and the Ofgem Design Advisory Board for Settlement Reform.