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National Grid plc (NG.L)

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National Grid plc

1-3 Strand
London WC2N 5EH
United Kingdom
44 20 7004 3000

IndustryUtilities—Regulated Electric
Full-time employees23,069

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. John PettigrewCEO & Exec. Director2.33MN/A1969
Mr. Andrew J. AggCFO & Exec. Director1.26MN/A1970
Ms. Lucy Nicola Shaw CBE, B.A, MST CBEPres of UK Networks & Exec. Director1.12MN/A1969
Kwok LiuDeputy Treasurer, Funding & InvestmentN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Lisa M. LambertSr. VP and Chief Technology & Innovation OfficerN/AN/A1968
Ms. Adriana KaraboutisGroup Chief Information & Digital OfficerN/AN/A1963
Mr. Nicholas James Ashworth C.F.A., CFADirector of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Justine CampbellGroup Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.N/AN/A1971
Mr. Andy DoyleChief People & Culture OfficerN/AN/A1967
Ms. Alison H. KayInterim Chief Strategy & External Affairs OfficerN/AN/A1964
Amounts are as of 31 December 2020, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in GBp.


National Grid plc transmits and distributes electricity and natural gas. It operates through UK Electricity Transmission, UK Gas Transmission, US Regulated, and National Grid Ventures (NGV) and Other segments. The UK Electricity Transmission segment owns and operates electricity transmission networks, which comprise approximately 7,212 kilometers of overhead lines; 2,239 kilometers of underground cables; and 347 substations in England and Wales, as well as Scottish electricity transmission systems. The UK Gas Transmission segment owns and operates gas transmission systems that include approximately 7,630 kilometres of high-pressure pipes; and 24 compressor stations connecting to 8 distribution networks in Great Britain, as well as third-party independent systems and liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage facilities. The US Regulated segments owns and operates transmission facilities across upstate New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont; and electricity distribution networks in upstate New York, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. Its assets comprise 14,659 kilometres of overhead lines, 169 kilometres of underground cables, and 396 transmission substations; an electricity distribution network of approximately 117,488 circuit kilometres and 730 distribution substations; a network of approximately 57,425 kilometres of gas pipeline; and approximately 801 kilometres of gas transmission pipes. The NGV and Other segment engages in the energy metering business; transporting renewable energy long distances through its electricity interconnectors; and storing LNG, as well as property development and insurance activities in the United Kingdom and United States. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

National Grid plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 30 April 2021 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 3; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 7.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.