Trisha McAuley OBE
Trisha is an experienced Chair and Non-Executive Director, with experience in the public, private and voluntary sectors, and particularly in regulated industries. Her background is in consumer affairs. For over twenty years she was a senior executive in UK and Scottish consumer organisations. She is widely recognised as a national consumer expert and was awarded an OBE for services to consumer affairs in 2015.
Trisha’s current roles include: Independent Chair of the Connections and Use of Systems Panel and Grid Code Review Panel, both of which are electricity network market governance codes; Independent Chair of the RIIO2 User Groups for National Grid Electricity Transmission and National Gas Transmission; Scotland Board Member for Transport Focus; Member of the ORR Consumer Expert Panel; and Independent Chair of Scottish and Southern Energy Network’s Inclusive Services Panel. Trisha is also a Board Director of Energy Action Scotland and a Member of the Scottish Government’s Energy Networks Strategic Leadership Group.