Modification Panel

The Modification Panel is the body constituted under the Uniform Network Code to oversee the Modification process.

Shipper Representatives are elected every two years, via the Joint Office. The current membership runs from 01 October 2023 to 30 September 2025. Details of the election process for the Shipper Representatives can be found at: /elections

Transporter Representatives are appointed by the relevant Gas Transporters.  Almost all decisions are taken on a simple majority basis.

Industry observers are welcome to attend Panel meetings by prior arrangement and subject to space availability. Please contact the Joint Office (see below) if you would like to attend any Panel meeting. Please also note that observers cannot participate in proceedings unless invited to do so by the Chair.

Meeting Location

Microsoft Teams/Solihull

Main Meeting Date

Monthly - 3rd Thursday of each month. (In addition, the Panel occasionally meets or holds a Teleconference to discuss specific Modifications.)

Independent Chair

Wanda Goldwag

Deputy Chair

Kate Elleman

Secretary

Rebecca Hailes

Contact

Telephone: 0121 288 2107 Email: enquiries@gasgovernance.co.uk

  

Voting Representatives (as of 01 October 2023)

 

 Organisation

 Alternates

 Consumer Representative

 Sam Hughes

Citizens Advice

 Andy Manning or Alice Williams

Non-Domestic Consumer Representative

Arjan Geveke

Energy Intensive Users Group (EIUG)

David Mitchell - Chemical Industries Association or Eddie Proffitt- Energy Intensive Users Group (EIUG)

Shipper Members

Dan Tarasco-Fittock

SSE

Mark Jones or Steve Mulinganie

David Morley

OVO Energy

Oorlagh Chapman or Sam Hughes

Colin Paine

Engie

Dan Tarasco-Fittock or Phil Broom

Oorlagh Chapman

Centrica

David Morley or TBC

Richard Fairholme

Uniper

Lauren Jauss or Paul Jones

Steve Mulinganie

SEFE Energy Ltd

TBC or TBC

Transporter Members

Charlotte Gilbert

BUUK

Jenny Rawlinson or Tom Jenkins

David Mitchell

SGN

Hilary Chapman or Sally Hardman

Edward Allard 

Cadent Gas

Andy Clasper or Shiv Singh

Malcolm Montgomery 

National Gas Transmission

Colin Williams or Phil Hobbins

Tom Stuart 

Wales & West Utilities

Tracey Saunders or Richard Pomroy

Tracey Saunders 

Northern Gas Networks

Tom Stuart or Susan Helders

 

Non-Voting Representatives

Ellie Rogers

CDSP

 

Matthew Brown

Ofgem

 

TBC

IGT UNC

 

Vacancy

Independent Suppliers’ Representative