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Graham Edwards OBE

Senior Independent Non-Executive Director (SID)

Appointed: October 2013. SID: Since July 2020


Graham is currently Chief Executive Officer of Wales & West Utilities. He has significant senior management experience in the utility sector running electricity distribution and water businesses with South Wales Electricity, Hyder and Thames Water. Prior to working in utilities, he held senior positions in various functions across a wide range of manufacturing businesses including Engineering, Production and Human Resources. Graham has an MBA from Cardiff Business School and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

Current other Non-Executive positions

Board member of the Energy Networks Association.

Previous Non-Executive positions

Chair of CBI Wales and Business in the Community Wales. Non-Executive Director of the Royal College of Music and Drama. Governor of University of South Wales.

Committee membership

Chair of the Quality and Environment Committee. Member of the Cwm Taf Project Committee and Nomination Committee.