Meet our leadership team

Our leadership team

The UK Management Board is responsible for ensuring that our company is run with the utmost professionalism and meets all the regulatory requirements associated with running our business compliantly. We're fully committed to meeting the expectations of our customers and stakeholders.

Michael Lewis

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

I joined E.ON UK as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in 2017, having worked in the energy industry for over 25 years. At E.ON, our vision for the future of energy is ambitious. We have the chance to lead the energy industry through a transformation to a smart, sustainable and personalised energy world, working with and for the benefit of our customers.

Christian Barr

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

I’ve been Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for E.ON UK since July 2018. I’m a passionate believer that by building a sustainable business on a strong financial footing, we can fulfil our purpose of providing each of our customers with an energy solution that’s just right for them.

Sascha Mager

Chief Transformation Officer (CTO)

I joined E.ON UK in May 2019 as Chief Transformation Officer (CTO) after being with E.ON since 2017 when I took the role of Program Director for our Group Digital Attacker Program. I’ve always had a passion for successfully leading change and delivering colleague and customer value across large scale sales and service organisations. In my current role as CTO I’m now focussing on the UK’s future transformational change.

Anthony Ainsworth

Chief Operating Officer, Industrial and Commercial

Having qualified as an accountant in London, I then lived and worked in the Bahamas and New Jersey and held board roles in Japan, Hong Kong and China. I have an MBA at Cranfield School of Management where I specialised in Entrepreneurship and Business Growth.

I joined E.ON in 2012, having previously worked at Avis as the UK Commercial Director as well as holding senior roles with Santander, Lloyds TSB, Universal Studios and the Rank Group.

Sara Vaughan

Political and Regulatory Affairs Director

My team and I work to ensure we operate legally, compliantly and safely in accordance with our regulatory obligations, making sure we earn and maintain our right to operate in the market, treating our customers fairly and giving them the great experience they deserve.

Chris Norbury

Chief HR Officer

We want our customers to have the best possible, personalised, experience we can offer. I believe that the best way to achieve this is to create an environment where our people feel valued, included and empowered to improve our customers' lives.

Chris Lovatt

Chief Operating Officer, Energy Infrastructure Services

The challenge of climate change is existential, and I am passionate about driving towards a zero carbon economy. As E.ON UKs Chief Operating Officer for Energy Infrastructure Services, I lead a team committed to driving a smart, sustainable and personalised energy world that benefits our customers and improves people’s lives.

Michael French

Chief Operating Officer, Residential & SME Energy Sales

I joined E.ON UK in November 2018 to run the business energy sales and large asset side of the company. Previously, I developed an energy sales business with our joint venture partners in the Turkish market and more recently I led the Corporate Strategy function for E.ON SE.