Lesley McLeod joins industry trade body Energy UK

A former UK banking communicator has joined the energy industry trade body Energy UK as director of comms and public affairs.

New role: Lesley McLeod
New role: Lesley McLeod

Lesley McLeod, who left the British Bankers' Association after heading comms for six years last October, took over the position from the departing Christine McGourty at the end of March.

She will report to Angela Knight, the chief executive of Energy UK and former chief executive of the British Bankers' Association.

McLeod said: 'Energy is a vital industry to the UK economy and it will be my role to help it have a voice and to drive debates over the coming years.'

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