Stef Murphy

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Stef Murphy

Director, Hydrogen & Industrial Carbon Capture at BEIS

Stef joined the civil service following a short career in the rail industry. Stef worked in roles in finance and better regulation before centring on energy policy, where she has led teams working on new nuclear policy and nuclear security and resilience.

She has also worked in the oil and gas policy arena, where she set up the Oil and Gas Authority, to maximise the economic recovery of hydrocarbons from the UK continental shelf. More recently Stef has worked in strategy for energy and climate change, and to coordinate BEIS’ work on EU Exit.