Tony Fountain


Tony Fountain took up the role of Chair for Sellafield Ltd on 1 April 2016 as part of the new management arrangements which saw Sellafield Ltd become a wholly owned subsidiary of the NDA.

Tony brings over 30 years of industry experience having held key roles within BP and more recently having spent a highly successful period leading Reliance Industries’ refining and marketing business in India. Tony also brings valuable knowledge of the nuclear industry having been CEO of the NDA from 2009 to 2011.

Previous roles in government

  • Chair