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Senior Management

Hugh McNeal, Chief Executive

Hugh became Chief Executive in April 2016. Before this, he was Director of Change at the Department of Energy & Climate Change, improving the Department’s efficiency and delivering financial savings. Other roles in the Civil Service included Chief Executive, Office for Renewable Energy Deployment at DECC, and Deputy Director of Low Carbon Business at the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills. Educated at the London School of Economics and Harvard University where he also taught from 1995-2000. Hugh was on the Board then Chair of Equinox, a charity providing services to people seeking to overcome alcohol, drug and mental health problems, 2002-2012.

Isabel DiVanna, Executive Director of Commercial and Customer Experience

Isabel joined RenewableUK in January 2020. She leads on income generation - both membership and events - and business development more generally. This is so that RenewableUK becomes more resilient and better able to invest in capabilities to support our members in the energy transition. Before joining RenewableUK, Isabel headed up commercial and members services at the Bar Council (the professional body for barristers), at the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, and at the International Institute for Strategic Studies (a foreign affairs and defence think tank). In all these organisations, she expanded the size and shape of the membership by bringing in new member categories and new/improved services to members. Isabel has a PhD from Cambridge on French moral and political philosophy. Outside of work, Isabel is a Trustee at the British Lung Foundation - Asthma UK Partnership and at Papworth Trust. She's a keen hiker and trekker. 


Keith Moss, Executive Director of Finance and Performance

Keith joined RenewableUK in April 2019. He worked for EDF Energy from 2004 to 2015, and during his time there he was CFO of EDF Energy Renewables helping with the establishment of this organisation. Prior to joining RenewableUK Keith was the Finance Director for Green Network Energy, a start-up energy supply company.

Board of Directors

Stephen Bull
RenewableUK Chair

Senior Vice President
North Sea Region
New Energy Solutions

Roisin Quinn
RenewableUK Vice Chair

Head of SO Strategy
National Grid

Julian Brown
Vice President & UK Country Manager
MHI Vestas Offshore Wind
Nathaneal Allison
Managing Director, CWind

Paul Cooley
Director of Generation Development

Martin Dronfield
Group Business Development Director
James Fisher Marine Services
  Clare Foster
Partner & Head of Clean Energy
Shepherd+ Wedderburn
Matthieu Hue 
Chief Executive Officer 
EDF Renewables
  Zoë Keeton 
Head of Regulation and Energy Policy
Innogy Renewables

Rishi Madlani
Sustainable Finance Lead
Royal Bank of Scotland

Clark MacFarlane
Managing Director, Wind Power Division, Siemens Gamesa

David Matthews
Business Development, GE Energy

Lindsay McQuade 
Chief Executive
ScottishPower Renewables
Andy Reay
Regional Manager, UK
DEME Offshore
Rachel Ruffle
CEO Northern Europe
Gareth Swales
Senior Vice President & UK Managing Director
Yinson Renewables

Benj Sykes
UK Country Manager
Ørsted Wind Power


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