After graduating with a First Class Honours Degree in Engineering Science from Oxford University, Alan Robinson joined the Central Electricity Generating Board in the UK in 1980. After the privatisation of the industry, Alan joined National Power which later became Innogy plc and then RWE npower.
Alan has held a wide range of senior executive positions (including Technology Director, Director of Generation and Strategy Director) and played a leading role in a number of major strategic projects. In addition, he has also been Chairman of Trustees of RWE npower’s pension scheme for the last 8 years. He joined RWE Supply & Trading in 2004 as Director UK Markets and took over responsibility for Short Term Position Management UK in 2005.