SRA board member

Dermot Nolan

Photograph of Dermot Nolan

Dermot Nolan has spent much of his professional life in regulation, both in the UK and in Ireland, including serving as CEO of Ofgem, the UK's energy regulator, and before that being executive chair of the Irish energy regulator. He has also had senior roles in telecom regulation and in the Irish competition authority. Before being a regulator, Dermot was an academic, lecturing in economics for five years at Royal Holloway, with research and teaching interests primarily in market structure and competition. He is now a part-time director at Fingleton, a strategic consulting firm advising clients on regulatory and on petition matters.