Catherine O'Kelly

Managing Director, Bord Gáis Energy

Catherine O’Kelly has been Managing Director of Bord Gáis Energy since 2018, and with the Centrica Group since 2011. Catherine has held various senior positions in Centrica, including Director of Industry Development at British Gas, and Chief of Staff to the Centrica Group CEO. Her background is in energy strategy, initially as a management consultant with Booz & Company advising companies in Europe, Asia and Africa, and at the UK’s Carbon Trust working on low-carbon energy policy design.

Catherine is also Chairperson of IBEC’s Transport & Infrastructure Council, and a non-executive Board Member of the UK-based Peabody Housing Association’s charitable foundation. She has an MA (Oxen) in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the University of Oxford.