Board of Directors


Laura A. Reed
Chair, Eric Alpha Holdings Pty Ltd

Ms. Reed is the Chair of ERIC Alpha Holdings Pty Ltd and its subsidiaries, which owns 49 per cent of Ausgrid, an electricity distribution business in Australia. In addition, Ms. Reed is a director of Ausgrid. Ms. Reed is also the Chair  of Epic Energy South Australia Pty Ltd, which owns the Moomba to Adelaide gas transmission pipeline in South Australia, as well as a director of ATCO Australia Pty Ltd. Effective February 1, 2018, Ms. Reed was appointed to the board of the Clean Energy Finance Corporation, the federal government corporation (Australia) which assists with the funding of clean energy projects.

Ms. Reed was the Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director of Spark Infrastructure from 2008 until May 2012. Spark Infrastructure owned 49 per cent of three electricity distribution businesses in Australia. Before joining Spark Infrastructure, she spent nine years at Envestra Limited, a gas distribution company, in a number of senior financial roles including Chief Financial Officer.

Ms. Reed holds an MBA from Deakin University and a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) and is a fellow of Certified Practicing Accountants Australia.