Lizzie Glithero-West

Chief Executive, Heritage Alliance

Biography

Lizzie’s previous career has been mainly in the civil service, initially with the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister but since 2004 with the Department of Culture Media and Sport. She has expert knowledge of a wide range of policy areas including archaeology, heritage protection, gambling and tourism. Lizzie has also spent time as Private Secretary to the Permanent Secretary, as Head of Logistics at DCMS at the time of the General Election, and on secondment to English Heritage and to the National Museum Directors’ Council.

Lizzie’s first love is history and heritage. She has a degree in Archaeology and Anthropology from Oxford, and an MA in History of Art from Birkbeck. In 2014 she was elected a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries. In her spare time, Lizzie runs her own influential cultural education website.

Related speakers

David Dein

Former Chairman of Arsenal and the Football Association

Professor Sir Richard Jolly thumbnail

Professor Sir Richard Jolly

Chairman, UN Association of the UK

Sarah Mackenzie Ross

Clinical Psychologist & Honorary Senior Lecturer at University College London

Dr Nira Chamberlain

Mathematician, Mathematical Modeller and Data Science Consultant & Vice President of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications

Mishal Husain

BBC News & Radio Presenter

Sir Harpal Kumar

CEO, Cancer Research UK