National Grid plc and has also been a non-executive director of Marks & Spencer plc since 2004. He became Chairman of the UK Business Council for Sustainable Energy in March 2008. He joined National Grid Group as the Board Director responsible for the UK and Europe in March 2001.
- Prior to joining National Grid he was on the Board of British Borneo Oil and Gas and was responsible for the successful development of its international businesses in Brazil, Australia and West Africa. He also played a leading role in the merger with Hardy Oil & Gas in 1998. Much of his early career with Exxon when he led several projects associated with the development of new markets, including China." 
- UKBCSE UKBCSE Latest News page March 10 2008. Accessed 10/04/09