Nuclear Development Managing Director
Humphrey studied Engineering and Management at Manchester University and worked at KPMG before joining Seeboard in 1991. He was appointed Executive Director in May 2000 with responsibility for Seeboard's non-regulated businesses and group strategy and following Seeboard’s acquisition by EDF Group in 2002, he was appointed Strategy and Development Director and later that year Chief Financial Officer and became a member of the Board.
After working on the £12.5bn acquisition of British Energy, in 2009 Humphrey was appointed Managing Director of Nuclear New Build leading the team that gained approval of the EPR design in the UK, and achieved financing of the Hinkley Point C project with EDF and Chinese partners CGN in 2016 and full mobilisation of construction.
In September 2017 Humphrey passed responsibility for the Hinkley Point Project to Stuart Crooks, Managing Director HPC, and took on the role of Managing Director Nuclear Development focussed on Sizewell C, Decommissioning of the AGR fleet, SMRs and EDF’s involvement in Bradwell with partners CGN.Back to speakers