NGN Team

The NGN is run by a dedicated team of elected and volunteer members (please check the Vacancies page if you would like to get involved).  The team meets 4-5 times a year at Steering Committee meetings, which are also open to any other NGN member who may be interested.

NGN Organisation Chart


Organisation chart of the NGN

NGN Team Members



Xiaolong Hu

Previous Chairs were Jonathan Halliday (2007-2009), Beatrice Chong (2009-2011), Aruna Gunatilake (2011-2013), James King (2013-2015) and Stefie Cray (2015-2017).

Vice Chair

Jennifer McCartney

Previous Vice Chairs were Maria Brucoli (2007-2009), Aruna Gunatilake (2009-2011), Angela Rotheram (2011-2012), James King (2012-2013), Tianning Xu (2013-2014), Stefie Cray (2014-2015), Supipi Weerasinghe (2015-2016), Xiaolong Hu (2016-2017), Shengji Tee (2017-2018).

Secretary / Treasurer

Jingyi Wan

  • Organisation: JDR Cable Systems


Phillip Paradine – Communications Lead

Previous Communications Officers were James King (2011-2012), Peter Roddis (2012-2013), Nathaniel Cowton (2013-2015), Tom Haslam (2015-2016), Jennifer McCartney (2017-2018).

Andrew Craig – Communications Assistant

  • Organisation: National Grid

Julio Perez Olvera – Communications Assistant/Webmaster

  • Organisation: Imperial College London


Sheng Ji Tee – Membership Coordinator

Mohammed Alam – Membership Assistant

  • Organisation: GE Power

Chidinma Agwu – International Liaison

  • Organisation: GE Power

Mike Holmes – Institution Liaison

  • Organisation: UK Power Network


Dionisis Stamatiadis – Events Coordinator

Jonathan Bassett – Events Coordinator Support

  • Organisation: UK Power Network

Shakeel Mohammed – Events Coordinator Support

  • Organisation: GE Power

Technical Lead

Qiteng Hong

  • Organisation: The University of Strathclyde