Who We Are

Information on the leadership, organisation and secretariat of the World Nuclear Association.


The Association’s mission is to promote a wider understanding of nuclear energy among key international influencers by producing authoritative information, developing common industry positions, and contributing to the energy debate. 

Governance and Leadership

The Director General is responsible for governing the Association and is ultimately accountable to the Board of Management. 

Director General Agneta Rising

The World Nuclear Association Secretariat is headed by our Director General, Agneta Rising, since 1 January 2013.


The World Nuclear Association is made up of an international Secretariat of 30 people responsible for coordinating the work that the Association does on behalf of its members. 

Other Organisations

Other organisations include national and regional nuclear associations representing the industry around the world, and international organisations dealing with energy issues.


World Nuclear Association, which represents the global nuclear industry, is seeking to recruit an Senior Project Manager with expertise in radiological protection to lead its work in the areas of radiological protection, waste management and decommissioning.

Contact Us

Phone, fax and email details of how to get in touch with the World Nuclear Association, as well as a map to our London office.