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  • Nicola Gordon

Nicola Gordon

Nicola, a chartered engineer, welcomes the privilege and opportunity to contribute to Scotland's future as a member of the board of SEPA. She has held a number of non-executive roles in the public, private and voluntary sectors and currently serves as a trustee of the Scottish Ensemble, the Royal High School Preservation Trust and Edinburgh Printmakers. Nicole is a board member at the Scottish Energy Forum and at OKEA A/S a Norwegian energy company. She is also a member of the Green Angel Syndicate which invests in innovative companies combating climate change. Formerly, she spent many years as a leader in the international energy industry.

Register of interest

  • Date of completion: 9 February 2024
  • Board member: Nicola Gordon
  • Signature: Signed by Nicola Gordon on 9 February 2024


Employment or self-employment (include registered name of the company, nature of the company, nature of business and nature of post held):

  • N/A

Holding an office (include office held, name of organisation, nature, and regularity or business):

  • Director OKEA AS, Norway. Energy company.

As a director of an undertaking (include the registered name of the undertaking in which the directorship is held and the nature of the applicable business):

  • None

As a partner in a firm (include registered name of the company and nature of business):

  • None

Undertaking a trade, profession, or vocation, or any other work:

  • None

Any allowance received through memberships of an organisation

All payments such as honoraria and including a statement of whether expenses are paid or not:

  • None

Related undertakings

A description of a directorship that is not remunerated but is of a company which is a parent or subsidiary of a company or undertaking which pays remuneration (include name of subsidiary or parent company or other undertaking and the nature of its business):

  • None


A description of any contract (including its duration but excluding the consideration) which is made between the public body of which you are a member and a firm in which you are a partner, or an undertaking in which you are a director or in which you have shares:

  • None

Houses, land, and buildings

A description of any rights of ownership or other interests that may be significant to, of relevance to, or bear upon, the work or operation of the devolved public body:

  • None

Shares and securities

A description, but not value, of shares or securities in a company, undertaking or organisation that may be significant to, of relevance to, or bear upon, the work or operation of the devolved public body (including the registered name of the company in which you hold shares):

  • None

Gifts and hospitality

Details of any gifts and hospitality within your current term of appointment of office:

  • Registered on a separate gifts and hospitality form. 

Non-financial interests

A description of such interests as may be significant to, of relevance to, or bear upon, the work or operation of the devolved public body, including without prejudice to that generality membership of or office:

  • Other public bodies: None
  • Clubs, societies, and organisations: Board member of the Scottish Energy Forum
  • Trade unions: None
  • Voluntary organisations: Director and trustee at Edinburgh Printmakers, Scottish Ensemble and Royal High School Preservation Trust.

Close family members

A description of the interests of any close family member who has transactions with SEPA or is likely to have transactions or do business with.

  • None