Paul Winkle joined the CNPA as EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Ltd. member representative on 1 April 2018. He is Safety, Security and Assurance Director at EDF Energy.
Paul holds a degree in mechanical engineering from Glasgow University and began his career as a graduate trainee at GEC Alstom, before joining the Engineering Division of EDF Energy in Scottish Nuclear as a senior engineer. He has since held a variety of management positions within the EDF nuclear industry at Torness, Hunterston B and Heysham.
Paul is a respected leader in the energy industry with a wide breadth of experience. He is also Scottish Business Director, where he is actively involved in supporting new industry research with education bodies, interactions with Government and promoting STEM activities with young people.