Dr Catherine McClay FREng

Head of Future Markets, National Grid Electricity System Operator

Dr Catherine McClay FREngCatherine McClay is distinguished for her outstanding technical and managerial leadership in the development of mathematical models of energy markets and systems to deliver value for consumers whilst maintaining security of supply in a period of great change driven by the growth in renewable generation.

In 2015, she joined National Grid ESO and is currently Head of Future Markets with responsibilities for designing and delivering the energy markets which allow the UK electricity system to operate carbon free by 2025.