Rachel Solomon Williams

Associate Director, Energy and Mobility Strategy, KPMG UK

KPMG in the UK

Rachel is KPMG’s lead expert on low carbon fuels. Until February 2022 she was Deputy Director for Low Carbon Fuels at the UK Department for Transport, where she led a major increase in the supply of sustainable fuels into the UK market, as well as laying the foundations for growth in UK production. Rachel’s 20-year career has spanned a range of energy and environment policy areas, and she has developed a strong reputation across industry, government and NGO sectors for strategic thinking and open engagement.

  • MA University of Cambridge

  • Senior Civil Service leadership training programme

  • PRINCE2 Foundation

  • Policy and market insights on low carbon fuels for all transport modes, UK and globally

  • Energy transition and transport decarbonisation strategy

  • UK Government decision-making processes and engagement

  • Policy design

  • Organisational leadership