Jonathan was appointed Executive Director of Systems and Networks from 1st April 2018. He is responsible for energy systems strategy, leads on regulation of price controls for the distribution and transmission networks for gas and electricity (RIIO) and leads on the interconnector and offshore transmission regimes. He has wide-ranging energy sector experience, having led Electricity Market Reform as the Director for Energy Markets and Networks at DECC. Prior to this, he was Director of the Office of Climate Change, a cross-government strategy unit focussed on climate change and energy issues. Earlier in his career, Jonathan was a senior adviser in the Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit.