Founded by Polly Billington, former Special Advisor in the Department of Energy and Climate Change, UK100 has support from across the political spectrum.

Jo Rogers UK100

Jo Rogers (Interim Chair)

Director of Operations and Governance at ReLondon
Jo joined UK100 in August 2020 bringing 15 years of experience in financial planning, HR, governance and compliance in the not-for-profit sector with her. She has been operations director and company secretary at Green Alliance, a think tank and charity focussed on ambitious leadership for the environment, since 2016. She has held a number of senior operations and company secretary roles in the charity sector, overseeing financial, HR and governance matters. She holds a Master’s degree in Voluntary Sector Management from Cass Business School’s Centre for Charity Effectiveness and a BA in Religious Studies and Philosophy from Lancaster University.
Guy Newey UK100

Guy Newey

Chief Executive Officer at Energy Systems Catapult
Guy oversees policy, marketing and communications, bid management and stakeholder relations for Energy Systems Catapult, as well as being responsible for developing and monitoring the Catapult’s overall strategy. He joined Energy Systems Catapult in September 2018 after being Energy and Climate Adviser to Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Greg Clark. Guy was previously Special Adviser to former Energy Secretary Amber Rudd. Before that, he was Head of Policy at energy supplier, Ovo Energy and worked at the think tank, Policy Exchange, where he was Head of Environment and Energy. He was previously a journalist, including three years as a foreign correspondent in Hong Kong for the newswire, AFP.
Rishi Madlani UK100

Rishi Madlani

UK Head of Sustainability, Investec
Rishi is UK Head of Sustainability for Investec which encompasses Investec’s approach to climate and sustainable finance, driving delivery on their Net Zero commitments and overseeing their CSR activities. Rishi is also a Camden Council councillor representing Bloomsbury Ward. He is also Chair of the London Borough of Camden's Pension Committee which is a c. 2bn LGPS pension scheme. He is also Shareholder Chair of LCIV, representing c.£50bn of Local Government Pensions. In all his roles Rishi seeks to champion diversity and inclusion and drive more sustainable thinking and behaviours across sectors. Rishi is an Emeritus Governor at the LSE and a Council member at the University of Leicester and RADA. Rishi also serves on the board of the UKSIF and is part of the LSE Grantham Just Transition Investor Alliance.

Madeline Carroll

Senior Associate, European Climate Foundation
Maddy is a communications and campaigns expert, specialised in coaching and mentoring teams to be ambitious in strategy and delivery in dynamic fast-moving environments. Currently with the UK programme of the European Climate Foundation, she has worked for a wide range of organisations, including digital campaign platforms, climate action groups, think tanks and for-profit businesses.
Emma Pinchbeck, Chief Executive of Energy UK

Emma Pinchbeck

Chief Executive of Energy UK
Emma Pinchbeck is the Chief Executive of Energy UK, a position that she has held since July 2020. She is an expert in whole-economy decarbonisation and the energy transition. She also holds several board advisory positions. Emma has two children and shares childcare with her husband. She is passionate about efforts to improve diversity in the energy industry. From 2016-2020, she served as Deputy CEO of the trade body Renewable UK, in which role she also sat on the Board of Scottish Renewables. Prior to this, Emma was Head of Climate Change at WWFU-K. She has an MA from the University of Oxford.