Matthew Goldberg

Matthew Goldberg

Company: National Grid

Job title: Environmental assurance manager

Bio:

Matthew is a Chartered Environmentalist with the Society for Environment and Member of IEMA, with 15+ years’ experience of environmental audit, assurance and subject matter expert advice in the energy industries.

He has been with National Grid for over four years, previously in the infrastructure and civil engineering sector; looking after a team of assurance engineers providing various forms of audit internally to the business, ensuring compliance to environmental obligations.  He led the GT input into the Environment Chapter for the RIIO-2 Business Plan and continues to liaise with Ofgem around the Environmental Action Plan and Output Delivery Incentives for environmental performance.

He sits on several UK and European committees for methane emissions policy and standards, including BSI, Energy Network Association in the UK, GIE, Marcogaz and the UN Gas Experts forum.  Recently he has been involved with the teams creating the methane documentation and reports from Marcogaz and GIE, including the work identifying the steps the industry can take to reduce emissions and the around LDAR.