Non-executive Director

Mr Norman Harrison



Norman Harrison was appointed to the UK Atomic Energy Board on 1 March 2016. He is currently a Trustee and Director of the Nuclear Liabilities Fund and the Deputy Chair of the Board of Governors at Manchester Metropolitan University, he also runs his own consultancy business.

Career highlights

  • 35 years’ experience in the power and nuclear power sector with experience of managing a broad spectrum of stakeholders including at senior level Governmental and regulatory bodies, both UK and international.

  • Successfully running of nuclear power stations including Heysham 1 and Sizewell B.

  • CEO of UKAEA from 2006 to 2010, where he led on the privatisation programme for UKAEA and previous to that Dounreay Director.

  • Norman is a Chartered Chemist and holds Fellowships with Nuclear Institute, Royal Society of Chemistry and Royal Society of Arts.

Non-executive Director

Non-executive Directors are part of the UK Atomic Energy Authority’s Board and help provide strategic oversight.