Dame Sue Ion

Elected: 2022

Area(s): Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine & Mathematics

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Dame Sue Ion has made outstanding contributions to the world of learning, excelling in her field and through national and international leadership roles. She is internationally recognised for her expertise and her contributions to energy policy and the safe and efficient use of nuclear power. As Director Technology British Nuclear Fuels Ltd (1992-2006) she led over 1,000 scientists/engineers with annual investments exceeding £100m, built strong UK and international academic research links and engaged actively to inform government policy.