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New Director of Innovation and Electricity Systems

01 December 2020

ENA today announced that Randolph Brazier, Head of Innovation and Development at ENA, has joined the Executive team as Director of Innovation and Electricity Systems.


Randolph joined ENA in 2017 and has led ENA’s work on low-carbon technologies since. In his new role he will retain overall responsibility for ENA’s innovation projects, as well as the world-leading Open Networks project which is helping transform the way our energy networks operate, underpinning the delivery of the smart grid.

David Smith, Chief Executive at Energy Networks Association said:

“Randolph is a key member of the team at Energy Networks Association and I am delighted he is taking on these additional responsibilities at such a crucial time for our industry. He will continue to play a key role in supporting our networks become even more efficient, innovative and smarter as we move towards a Net Zero future for the UK.”

Notes to editor

Randolph’s biography can be found on our Leadership team page.

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Energy Networks Association (ENA) is the industry body representing the energy networks. Our members include every major electricity network operator in the UK. The electricity networks are at the heart of the energy transition. They directly employ more than 26,000 people in the UK, including 1,500 apprentices. They are spending and investing £33bn in our electricity grids over the coming years, to ensure safe, reliable and secure energy supplies for the millions of homes and businesses reliant on power every day.

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