Dr Janet Wilson


Janet Wilson was a member of the Committee on Radioactive Waste Management from 2012 to 2019.

Janet is the owner of Touchstone Nuclear Ltd providing strategic advice and support to the nuclear industry.

She has spent the majority of her career to-date working in the nuclear sector (public and private both civil and defence) at senior and executive level as a policy developer, strategic thinker, regulator and most importantly ‘doer’ with an expert interest in areas of organisational development, nuclear safety, security, environment, non-proliferation and policing (armed response).

She is a Chartered Engineer, a Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Engineers, a Member of the institute of Directors and has a PhD associated with nuclear reactor safety.

Current term of office ends: November 2019

Previous roles in government

  • Member, CoRWM