Alan's background and experience
Alan was appointed to the Board as a non-Executive Director in December 2015 and is currently a non-Executive Director at NIE Networks Ltd and Northumbrian Water Ltd., and an adviser in the utility industry.
Until recently, he was Chair of the wind-farm developer Viking Energy and is a former non-Executive Director of Scottish Water, Infinis Energy plc and Iberdrola USA.
Before 2010, Alan held several senior positions at Scottish Power, including:
- Managing Director of Energy Networks
- Managing Director of Generation
He was also Strategy and Planning Director for Scottish Power's UK Division, which included the company's Generation, Energy Management and Retail businesses.
Alan is a Chartered Engineer and Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology.