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Philip Graham New

Board member

Term of office: Director of the Board of Norsk Hydro ASA since 2022

Year of birth and nationality: 1962, British citizen
Number of shares in Norsk Hydro ASA: 799 as of April 2023
Key experience:

  • CEO, Energy Systems Catapult Ltd (2015-2022)
  • CEO, BP Alternative Energy (2013-2014)
  • CEO, BP Biofuels (2006-2013)
  • VP Fuels Product Strategy, BP Refining and Marketing (2003-2006)

Other directorships:

  • Advisory Board, UK Energy Research Centre (since 2020)
  • Advisory Board, UK Treasury Net Zero Review (since 2020)
  • Advisory Board, Bartlett School, UCL (since 2020)
  • Chair, Ministerial Electric Vehicle Energy Task Force (since 2018)
  • Director/Board Advisor, Fotowatio Renewable Ventures BV (since 2017)
  • Director, AlmarWater Solutions BV (since 2017)
  • Fellow, Institute of Energy (since 2017)
  • Council Member, World Economic Forum Global Future Council (since 2016)


  • MA; PPE University of Oxford (Oxford, England 1983)