National Grid plc (“National Grid” or “the Company”)
National Grid is pleased to announce the appointment of Anne E. Robinson as Non-Executive Director of the Board of Directors with immediate effect. Anne also becomes a member of the safety and sustainability committee by appointment.
Anne is currently the Managing Director, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and member of the Executive Committee of Vanguard, with responsibility for government relations, legal, compliance and global investment stewardship. Anne brings to the Board a wide and varied legal experience in the areas of financial services and consulting as well as experience working closely with boards and investors (on a wide range of ESG issues) . Through her government relations leadership, she also brings relevant experience working with governments and regulators on a wide range of policy developments.
Anne spent her early career in private law practice with Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy. Anne then held various legal positions of increasing responsibility at Deloitte Consulting LP, American Express and Citi. She earned a bachelor’s degree in political science with honors from Hampton University in 1991 and graduated from Columbia Law School in 1994.
Paula Rosput Reynolds, Chairman of National Grid, said: “I am delighted to welcome Anne to National Grid as part of our board refresh process. Her governance experience is unique and we look forward to the wisdom and challenge she will bring to the Board. room.”
In accordance with the listing rules, there are no other matters which would require disclosure under section 9.6.13R of the UK Financial Conduct Authority’s listing rules.
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