Elexon welcomes Helen Tipton as the new Director of Strategic Programmes

On 1 November, Helen Tipton joined Elexon’s Executive team as Director of Strategic Programmes to lead the delivery of our major programmes including Market-wide Half Hourly Settlement.

Elexon Chief Executive Officer, Simon McCalla, said: ‘I’m delighted to welcome Helen to the Elexon executive team. Her extensive experience working on major programmes including system implementations will be highly valuable as we continue to drive the Market-wide Half Hourly Settlement implementation programme forward.

Helen said on being appointed: ‘I’m really pleased to join Elexon at this time as it plays a vital role in the operation of the electricity market. I hope my experience working in the industry and delivering strategic programmes will bring a valuable perspective. I’m excited to be part of Elexon at a time when the work they are doing will benefit the overall market.’

About Helen Tipton

Helen has extensive experience in the energy sector, most recently at National Grid Gas Transmission & Metering and has held many executive roles in risk, assurance, safety and environment and sustainability.

Before working at National Grid Helen worked for npower where she was Head of Retail Compliance for six years. Her experience working on major programmes extends across a broad range of subjects including regulatory, merger and acquisitions, systems implementation and organisational redesign.

Helen is a trustee of the Fuel Bank Foundation and is a passionate advocate of diverse and inclusive workplaces.

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