Our structure and leadership

Our structure


Our governing body is the Gas and Electricity Markets Authority and is referred to as GEMA or the Authority. It comprises non-executive and executive members, and a non-executive chair.

The Authority members are appointed by the Secretary of State at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and include five Non-Executive Directors.

View details of GEMA members.

GEMA Members Register of Interests

Executive Committee

Our Executive Committee (ExCo) is chaired by our Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and is responsible for our overall performance.

Ten directors from across our organisation make up the committee membership.

View details of ExCo members.

View a chart of our organisational structure.

View Executive Committee Register of Interests

GEMA powers and duties

Full information on the Authority’s powers and duties, its rules and procedures and its various committees can be found in the following publications: