Gwenllian Roberts is the Welsh Government’s Chief Regional Officer for North Wales.
Gwenllian has 20 years working experience of the Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development Sector across a diverse range of private and public sector organisations. Her career started in the private sector providing specialist environmental management advice and support to clients within the UK Oil and Gas industry.
Subsequent responsibilities within the public sector have included - delivery of business focused environmental management and sustainable rural development programmes; policy development and implementation; collaborative cross agency working to deliver environmental and sustainable development gains. Gwenllian has been the lead Welsh Government official for Wylfa Newydd and the nuclear sector for the last 8 years and before taking up the Chief Regional Officer role was the lead Welsh Government official for the Steel sector and major energy projects.
Gwenllian has a Masters Degree and Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Wales Aberystwyth. She is married with a young family.