Nigel Turvey

Network strategy and innovation manager, Western Power Distribution

Nigel joined SWEB (distribution part of which became WPD) on graduation in 1985. Following various Engineering and Commercial roles, Nigel now leads a department that develops engineering and commercial policy, the long term strategic development of the network and the research into and development of new techniques and equipment to support the network.  He is a member of a number of national groups developing technical, commercial and regulatory aspects of smart grids. 

Nigel has a BSc and Diploma in Electrical Engineering from Southampton University and is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology.