Our team.

National Grid Partners has expertise and discipline in Incubation and Pathfinding, Corporate Venture Capital, Innovation, Venture Acceleration and Business Development. Learn more about this passionate group, made up of proven technology and innovation executives, below.

Lisa Lambert

Lisa Lambert

Chief Technology & Innovation Officer, National Grid and Founder & President, National Grid Partners


Innovation

 Disruptive initiatives and new businesses that support National Grid’s Vision

Brian Ryan

Vice President, Innovation

Aimee Bailey

Director, Innovation & Portfolio Management

Sarah Telfer

Kevin Bosma

Manager, Innovation Reporting

Sander Cohan

Director, US Innovation

Samantha Drinkwater

Samantha Drinkwater

Innovation Portfolio Manager

Marc Gut

Marc Gut

Manager, Innovation

Sarah Telfer

Maria Fernanda Juarez

Manager, Innovation

Ishneet Kaur

Director, Innovation Reporting

Gerard Kelly

Director, UK Innovation

Sarah Telfer

Nick Rancis

Manager, Innovation


Pathfinding & Incubation

Future-proofing National Grid: Seed through expansion stage

Andre Turenne

Vice President, Pathfinding & Incubation Investments

Bobby Kandaswamy

Bobby Kandaswamy

Senior Director, Pathfinding & Incubation Investments

Raghuram Madabushi

Raghuram Madabushi

Director, Pathfinding & Incubation Investments

Patrick Walsh

Director, Pathfinding & Incubation Investments


Corporate Venture Capital

Strategic Investments: Early through expansion stage and fund-of-fund

Pradeep Tagare

Vice President, Corporate Venture Capital

Kristian Bodek

Director, Corporate Venture Capital

Ian Cooper

Managing Director, Head of CVC Europe

Tim Singer

Tim Singer

Principal, Corporate Venture Capital Team


Business Development

Creating value for National Grid and our portfolio companies via strategic engagements

Tom Williams

Vice President, Business Development

Deane Copson

Brett Chandler

Director, Business Development

Deane Copson

Deane Copson

Director, UK Business Development

Niki Kesharaju

Manager, Business Development

Eliza Tortorella

Director, Business Development

Daniel Velez-Lopez

Director, Business Development

Daniel White

Director, Business Development


Venture Acceleration

Building an entrepreneurial culture for National Grid

Swati Dasgupta

Director, Venture Acceleration and
Strategic Director, Advisory Board

Xiaolong Hu

Xiaolong Hu

Venture Fellow

Brian Lotsbom

Venture Fellow

Crispin Maconick

Venture Fellow

Elizabeth Ramachandran

Elizabeth Ramachandran

Venture Fellow


Administrative

Alex Mallozzi

Alex Mallozzi

Chief of Staff and Executive Advisor

Linda Ponikvar

Events Director

Selina Tan

Executive Assistant & Office Manager

Valerie Aubel

Executive Assistant, Officer Manager

Kathleen Stannard

Personal Assistant


Corporate Functions

Mitchell Carroll

Vice President & Deputy General Counsel

Peter Delevett

Peter Delevett

Director of Communication & Marketing

Kevin Hyzak

Finance Business Partner

Rebecca Martin

Head of Employee Communications & Engagement