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The Governors

Ditchley Governors are chosen by the Council of Management and constitute the Foundation’s governing body.  Members serve five year terms. 
 
The current Governors are:
 
The Lord ALDINGTON.  Formerly Chairman, Deutsche Bank London.

His Excellency Dr Peter AMMON.  Ambassador of the Federal Republic of German to the United Kingdom.
 
The Lord BILIMORIA OF CHELSEA, CBE, DL.  Chairman, Cobra Beer Partnership Ltd. 

The Rt Hon. Baroness BOTTOMLEY OF NETTLESTONE, PC, DL.  Formerly Secretary of State for Health and for National Heritage.

Sir Rodric BRAITHWAITE, GCMG. Formerly British Ambassador, Russia.

Sir Nigel BROOMFIELD, KCMG.  Formerly Director, The Ditchley Foundation and Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany.

The Rt Hon. Lord BUTLER OF BROCKWELL, KG, GCB, CVO.  Formerly:  Master, University College, Oxford;  Secretary of the Cabinet and Head of the Home Civil Service.

Sir Andrew CAHN KCMG.  Chair, WWF (UK); Non Executive Director of Lloyd's of London, General Dynamics (UK) and Huawei Technologies (UK) plc.

The Rt Hon. the Lord CAMPBELL, CH, CBE, PC, QC.  Formerly Leader of the Liberal Democrat Party.
 
The Lord CHADLINGTON OF DEAN, Chief Executive, Huntsworth plc.
 
Mr Robert CONWAY.  Senior Director, Goldman Sachs International.
 
Mr Robert COOPER, KCMG, MVO.  Formerly Counsellor, EEAS, Council of the European Union.
 
Mr Bill EMMOTT.  Independent writer, speaker and consultant on international affairs; Chairman and Co-Founder, The Wake Up Foundation.

Mr Steven ERLANGER.  London Bureau Chief, New York Times.

Dr Jonathan EYAL.  International Studies Director, Royal United Services Institute.

Mr Nicholas FERGUSON, CBE.  Chairman, Savills plc.
  
Mr FRANCIS FINLAY, CMG, OBE.  Chairman Emeritus, EastWest Institute.

Ms Stephanie FLANDERS.  Managing Director and Chief Market Strategist, J P Morgan Asset Management.

The Rt Hon. Professor Sir Lawrence FREEDMAN, KCMG, CBE, FBA, FKC.  Vice Principal (Strategy and Development), King's College London.
 
Professor Timothy GARTON ASH, CMG.  Professor of European Studies, University of Oxford and Isaiah Berlin Professorial Fellow, St Anthony’s College, Oxford.
 
Dr Nik GOWING.  International Broadcaster; Visiting Professor, Kings College, London.
 
Mr Charles GRANT, CMG .  Director, Centre for European Reform.
 
Professor Sir Malcolm GRANT, CBE, MA, LLD.  Chairman, NHS England. Formerly President and Provost, UCL.

Sir Bernard GRAY, Chief of Defence Materiel, MInistry of Defence.

Sir Jeremy GREENSTOCK, GCMG.  Chairman, Gatehouse Advisory Partners Ltd.  Former diplomat and Director of The Ditchley Foundation.  

Sir Christopher GREENWOOD, CMG, QC.  Judge, International Court of Justice.

The Rt Hon. Dominic GRIEVE, QC, MP.  Member of Parliament for Beaconsfield.  Formerly Attorney General.
  
The Lord HANNAY OF CHISWICK, GCMG, CH.  Formerly Ambassador and UK Permanent Representative to the EU and UN.

Dr Rita HAUSER.  President, The Hauser Foundation.
 
Lord HENNESSY of Nympsfield, FBA. Crossbench Peer. Attlee  Professor of Contemporary British History, Queen Mary, University of London.
  
The Rt Hon Lord HILL of Oareford CBE PC.  Chairman, The Ditchley Foundation. Formerly: European Commissioner for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union.

Sir John HOLMES GCVO, KBE, CMG.  Chairman, The Electoral Commission. Formerly Director, The Ditchley Foundation.

Mr Will HUTTON.  Principal, Hertford College.
 
Mr Jo JOHNSON MP.  Minister of State (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Universities and Science).

Ms Suzanne FERLIC JOHNSON. Vice President, Corporate and External Affairs, LLoyd's Register Group Limited.

The Rt Hon. Baroness JOWELL DBE. Formerly Secretary of State for Culture, Media, Sport and the Olympics.

Lady JUDGE, CBE.  Chairman, Institute of Directors. Chairman, UK Pension Protection Fund.  Chairman Emeritus, United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority.
 
Ms Roula KHALAF. Foreign Editor, Financial Times.

Professor Sir David KING FRS, FRSC.  Director of Research, Surface Science Group, University of Cambridge. Formerly Government Chief Scientific Advisor.
 
Mr Andrew KNIGHT.  Chairman, Times Newspaper Holdings Ltd. Formerly Editor, the Economist, Chief Executive, The Telegraph, and Chairman, News International.
 
Mr Axel KRAUSE.  Paris-based author and Journalist, Contributing Editor TransAtlantic Magazine, Washington DC and formerly, Ditchley Representative in France.

Ms Rachel LOMAX. Non-executive Director, HSBC Holdings and Heathrow Airport; President, Institute of Fiscal Studies.  Formerly: Deputy Governor (Monetary Stability), Bank of England.

Mr Pierre LORTIE CM, FCAE. Senior Business Advisor, Dentons Canada; President, Canadian Ditchley.

The Honourable Kevin G LYNCH PC, OC.  Chairman, The Canadian Ditchley Foundation.
 
Ms Bronwen MADDOX.  Editor and Chief Executive, Prospect Magazine.
  
The Hon. Dr Philippa MALMGREN.  Founder, DRPM Group.

Sir David MANNING, GCMG, KCVO.  Formerly British Ambassador to the United States of America.
 
The Rt Hon. Lord MAUDE of Horsham.  Formerly Minister of State for Trade and Investment, Foreign and Commonwealth Office and Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

The Rt Hon. Michael MOORE.  Senior Adviser, PWC. Formerly Secretary of State for Scotland.
 
Mr Glen R MORENO.  Chairman, Pearson plc; Chairman,  Money plc; and a Director at Fidelity International.
 
Mr Edward MORTIMER, CMG.  Senior Program Advisor, Salzburg Global Seminar and Distinguished Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford.  Formerly Chief Speechwriter and Director of Communications to the Secretary General of the United Nations.
 
Sir Richard MOTTRAM, GCB.  Chairman, Amey plc, Visiting Professor LSE. Formerly Permanent Secretary of Defence, and for Intelligence and Security and Chairman Joint Intelligence Committee.
 
Mr Rajay NAIK. CEO, Keypath Education. Formerly: Director, The Open University and Chairman, Big Lottery Fund.

The Rt Hon. Baroness NEVILLE-JONES OF HUTTON ROOF DCMG.  Formerly Minister of State (Minister for Security). 

Mr Paul NEWMAN.  Chairman, ICAP Energy; Director, JC Rathbone Associates Ltd.
 
Mrs Elizabeth PADMORE.  Chairman, Hampshire Hospitals NHS FT; Member of the Board and Chairman of Remuneration Committee of IPSA ; a Barclay Fellow of Green Templeton College, Oxford.

Mr Trevor PHILLIPS, OBE.  President, John Lewis Partnership Council; Co-Chair, Center for Talent Innovation (USA).  Formerly Chair, Equality and Human Rights Commission.
  
The Rt Hon. Baroness PRASHAR OF RUNNYMEDE, CBE.  Formerly Chair of the Judicial Appointment Commission.

Ms Emma REYNOLDS MP.  Member of Parliament for Wolverhampton North East.

General The Lord RICHARDS of Herstmonceux GCB, CBE, DSO, DL.  Chairman, Equilibrium Global Ltd. Formerly Chief of the Defence Staff.

The Rt Hon. Lord ROBERTSON OF PORT ELLEN, KT, GCMG, Hon FRSE.  Special Adviser to BP plc.  Formerly Secretary General, NATO, and Secretary of State for Defence.
  
Mr Roland RUDD. Chairman and Founder Member, Finsbury.

Sir John SAWERS, GCMG.  Chairman, Macro Advisory Partners; Non-Executive Director, BP. Formerly Chief of MI6 (2009-14).

Mr Jeremy SHAPIRO.  Director of Research, European Council on Foreign Relations.

Sir Nigel SHEINWALD, GCMG.  Visiting Professor, King's College, London; Director, Royal Dutch Shell.

Sir Martin SMITH.  Founder of Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, Oxford University.

Dr Constanze STELZENMÜLLER.  Robert Bosch Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution.
 
Mr Philip STEPHENS.  Associate Editor, Financial Times.
 
Mr Rory STEWART, OBE, MP.  Parliamentary Under Secretary, Department for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs.

Ms Jo SWINSON MP. Member of Parliament for East Dunbartonshire.

Sir Kevin TEBBIT, KCB, CMG.  Senior Independent Director, Smiths Group plc; Executive Vice President, AECOM UK; Visiting Professor, King's College, London. Former diplomat and Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence.
 
Sir Crispin TICKELL, GCMG, KCVO.  Formerly United Kingdom Permanent Representative to the United Nations.

Sir Paul TUCKER. Formerly Deputy Governor,The Bank of England.
  
Lord TURNER of Ecchinswell.  Chairman, Institute for New Economic Thinking; Senior Fellow, Centre for Financial Studies (Frankfurt).  Formerly Chairman, Financial Services Authority.

Sir John VEREKER, KCB, KStJ.  Independent Director, XL Group plc and MWH Global. Formerly Governor of Bermuda and Permanent Secretary, DFID.
 
Dr Diana WALFORD, CBE, MD, FRCP, FRCPath, FFPH.  Formerly Principal, Mansfield College, Oxford.  
 
Mr Simon WEBB, CBE.  Executive Director, The Nichols Group.
 
Mr John WESTON, CBE, MEng, FRAEng, FRAes. Chairman of Windar Photonics, Fibercore and Prodrive Composites.
  
The Rt Hon. the Lord WILLETTS, MP.  Executive Chair, Resolution Foundation; Visiting Professor, King's College, London. Formerly Minister for Universities and Science.

Dr Catherine WILLS.
 
Lady WILLS, JP.
 
Professor Ngaire WOODS.  Dean, The Blavatnik School of Government.
 
Professor Sir Robert WORCESTER, KBE, DL.  Chairman, Magna Carta 800th Anniversary Commemoration Committee.  Founder, MORI.


Annual General Meeting - Saturday 7 July 2018

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