Chris Bennett

Non-Executive Director

Chris has over 20 years of experience in the utility sector. He was appointed Director of UK Regulation in July 2016. In this role, he leads regulatory strategy and price control activities while advising individual National Grid businesses on their day-to-day regulatory discussions.

Project Director – Integrated Transmission Planning & Regulation (ITPR)

Appointed as Project Director of ITPR in September 2015, Chris is responsible for delivering National Grid’s new ITPR obligations and preparing National Grid for the introduction of onshore transmission network competition. Chris is also taking a lead role in discussions with the Government on future System Operator Models to meet future energy challenges.