Alex Chisholm - Category Champion for the Innovation & Science Award

Alex Chisholm

Alex Chisholm became Permanent Secretary for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) in September 2016. Prior to that he was Joint Permanent Secretary for BEIS. He is also a Trustee and Deputy Chair at the international charity Breadline Africa. Alex's panel include:

  • Damitha Adikaari, Acting Director, Science and Innovation for Climate and Energy, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Carol Chaffer, Business Growth, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Alasdair Grainger, Deputy Director, Commercial Advisory & Investor Relations, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Liz Fellman, Executive Director, Science and Technologies Facilities Council, UKRI
  • Dan Hodges, Deputy Director, Strategy, Innovate UK, UKRI
  • Hayaatun Sillem, Chief Executive Officer, Royal Academy of Engineering