SRA board member

Sharon Darcy

Sharon is a member of the UK Regulators Network Expert Advisors Panel and was one of the first lay members to be appointed to the House of Commons Committee on Standards. With significant experience of consumer issues in the utilities sector, Sharon is the Director of think tank Sustainability First, where she leads the New Energy and Water Public Interest Network.

For the last six years, she was a member of Ofgem's Expert Panel for its network innovation competitions. Until 2016, Sharon was a Trustee of the new workplace pension provider NEST, where she chaired the Risk Committee. A qualified accountant, Sharon began her career working on value-for-money studies in the privatisation and regulation team at the National Audit Office. She was previously Chair of Sutton Citizens Advice Bureau.

Committee memberships

Registered interests

  • Director, Sustainability First
  • Member of Expert Advisors Panel, UK Regulators Network
  • Member of Ofgem’s Consumer Progress Panel
  • Public Policy Committee of the British Academy

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