RWM has a board of directors chaired by Professor Malcolm Morley OBE. This is the primary mechanism for the governance of RWM, including review of monthly performance reports against the agreed business plan. NDA sanctions funding for RWM.
The RWM Board
- sets out our strategic direction
- is responsible for ensuring we observe high standards of corporate governance
Our Board members are:
The RWM board delegates day-to-day management to the executive team, which includes the managing director and other directors. The executive team is accountable for implementing the strategy and plans approved by the board. Its members are:
RWM Board Meeting Minutes
We publish board meeting minutes after they have been approved by the board.
Geological Disposal Programme Board
We are members of the Geological Disposal Programme Board.
As the organisation responsible for designing, building, operating and - in time - closing a geological disposal facility for higher activity radioactive waste, we will need to obtain the permissions and have the necessary skills and resources to complete this task.
A geological disposal facility will require a nuclear site licence and environmental permit to operate.
We currently receive pre-application advice and scrutiny from: