Chris Stark

Chris Stark is head of the Scottish Government’s Energy Division, managing the Scottish renewable energy strategy, energy consents and the operation of the energy market in Scotland.  He previously headed the Strategy Unit, the Scottish Government’s central strategy team.  Chris joined the Scottish Government in 2009, following an early career in Whitehall.  He has wide experience in economic policymaking, following work in HM Treasury and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.