Ben Godfrey

Ben Godfrey

DSO manager, Western Power Distribution

Ben heads up the Distribution System Operator function for Western Power Distribution and is responsible for forecasting, capacity management and developing strategic network investment options for all four of WPD's licenced areas. He is an experienced electrical engineer within the UK electrical utilities industry, spanning a number of functions including operations, planning, innovation and strategy. 

Latterly, Ben has been developing WPD's capability in operating demand side flexibility under the Flexible Power brand, which is being successfully adopted by the majority of other UK DNOs.