Our Senior Executives
Group General Counsel & Company Secretary
Grant was appointed Group General Counsel & Company Secretary in February 1997.
Skills and experience: Grant joined British Gas in October 1996 and has been Group General Counsel & Company Secretary of Centrica plc since the demerger of British Gas plc on 17 February 1997. He has overall responsibility for legal, regulatory, compliance and secretariat activities across the Group and the day-to-day operating of Centrica plc’s Board.
Grant was called to the Bar in 1982 and has spent most of his career in industry, joining the legal department of Racal Electronics plc in 1984 and then STC plc as legal adviser in 1986 until its takeover in 1991 by Northern Telecom Limited. Between 1991 and 1996 he was the associate general counsel for Nortel in Europe, Africa and the Middle East.