Jon Carlton

Board member

Jon Carlton became a Board Member of the Utility Regulator in November 2015 and was re-appointed for a second five-year term ending in 2025.  Jon is also a Utility Regulator member of the Single Electricity Market Committee.  He is a Chartered Engineer who has worked in the electricity and gas industry for 35 years and now has a number of Non-Executive and advisory roles, which include chairing the Boards of two of the pension schemes of National Grid’s electricity distribution businesses. 

Jon is a School Governor at North Oxfordshire Academy. He is also a founder member of Driving Ambition, a project run by Fellows of the RSA (Royal Society for the Encouragement of the Arts, Manufactures and Commerce) aimed at building links between businesses and schools and colleges in North Oxfordshire.  He is a Member of the Institute of Directors, the Institution of Engineering and Technology and the Institute of Asset Management, and a Fellow of the RSA.