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Julia Pyke

Nuclear Development Director,
EDF Energy

East of England Advisory Board

Julia Pyke is the Nuclear Development Director for EDF Energy, and is working with government to identify an innovative way for Sizewell C to be funded at best value to electricity consumers, and with potential investors and lenders to raise the investment required.

Julia joined EDF Energy in 2017, focusing on Sizewell C. Prior to her move to EDF, Julia was Head of Power and Renewables for UK, US & Europe at Herbert Smith Freehills LLP.  From HSF she led a cross-practice team advising on Hinkley Point C from 2006 until the final investment decision in 2016, together with wind, biomass and tidal projects.

Julia is a fellow of the Energy Institute, and member of the CBI Energy and Climate Change Board.

Julia has joined the Business in the Community East of England Advisory Board to promote joined-up thinking about infrastructure and to learn about the issues of most importance to the community.