Company: Energy Institute
Job title: Chief executive
Louise Kingham OBE FEI is Chief Executive of the Energy Institute (EI), the leading professional body for energy, which promotes excellence by developing knowledge, skills and good practice in the global energy sector. Louise has spent the past 23 years working with energy professionals around the world delivering the Energy Institute’s mission. Prior to her appointment at the head of the EI in 2003, Louise was Director General of the Institute of Petroleum and Chief Executive of The Institute of Energy. Louise is also actively involved in a number of energy industry bodies, committees and parliamentary groups. Before joining the energy world Louise worked in the commercial sector. In 2006, she received a Global Leadership in Energy Award and in 2011, the OBE from HM Queen for services to the energy industry.