Rachael is an experienced General Counsel and Company Secretary, now working primarily in interim roles. She was most recently at CDP, a not for profit providing a global environmental disclosure system. Prior to working at CDP Rachael spent time at the National Grid in a range of roles including responsibility for non-financial support functions including legal, compliance, ethics and risk management and led the legal team supporting its Ventures team as National Grid explored interests outside its core regulated sector. Rachael also supported the UK electricity and gas boards as their Company Secretary.
Rachael acted as Executive Sponsor for National Grid’s work on wellbeing which included sitting as a non-executive representative on the Government’s Thriving at Work Steering Group, and the Business In the Community group for wellbeing. To support her interest in wellbeing and mental health Rachael has also recently completed a Masters of Science in Neuroscience and Mental Health.