Deputy Chair, CoRWM

Dr Derek Lacey


Dr Derek Lacey was appointed to the Committee on Radioactive Waste Management in November 2019.

Derek has recently completed a term as a Director at the International Atomic Energy Agency. He previously had roles as Deputy Chief Inspector in the Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) and Head of Nuclear and Radioactive Waste Management Policy at the UK Department for Energy and Climate Change.

Appointed: November 2019
Term ended: November 2023

Reappointed: November 2023
Term ends: November 2027

Previous roles in government

  • Member, CoRWM