Steve Hargreaves

Strategy & Energy System Economics Director, EDF

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Steve Hargreaves joined the Energy Industry in 1987 as a graduate trainee with the Central Electricity Generation Board directly following his graduation in Electrical & Electronic Engineering from the University of Nottingham. Steve joined Seeboard plc in 1989 where he remained until the purchase of Seeboard by EDF. Steve has fulfilled a diverse set of roles over his career including a key role in the privatisation of Seeboard, Energy Risk Management, Power Station Project Development, and leadership roles in the Customers Business. For the last ten years Steve has acted as Strategy & Energy System Economics Director, and played a key role in leading EDF Energy’s input into the UK electricity market reform programme and in developing the economic case for the Hinkley Point C project.