Executive Vice President, Renewables & Energy Solutions
Elisabeth Brinton is Executive Vice President of Shell’s Renewables & Energy Solutions (formerly New Energies) business, steering the company’s work in power, renewables, and lower-carbon technology. This role covers Shell’s work in wind and solar, new mobility options such as electric vehicle charging, Nature Based Solutions and laying the foundation for an integrated lower-carbon power business. In 2021, Ms Brinton joined the Anglo American Board as an ESG focused NED where she is a member of the Sustainability Committee. Before Shell, Ms Brinton was Executive Vice President, New Energy, at AGL Energy, Australia’s largest integrated energy company, and Corporate Strategy Officer for PG&E Corporation. From 2008 to 2013, Ms Brinton was Chief Customer Officer of Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) and held founding and management roles in four successful Silicon Valley start-ups including, Loudcloud, a web infrastructure company that went public in May 2001.
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