Chair, Cairn Capital
Minster School Southwell and LSE…I served in the army in Germany and the Falklands and then worked in the City mostly for JP Morgan. I was appointed to the Court of Directors of the Bank of England and served two terms. I was a Governor and am now an Emeritus Governor of the LSE; chair of listed information company IHSMarkit PLC, and chair of Cairn Capital an asset management company which I helped set up. I am chair of the ARC of Stepchange the largest personal debt charity in the country. “I have set my life upon a cast and I will stand the hazard of the die” – Richard II according to Bill S’peare.
Former CEO of Urdd Gobaith Cymru
Head, School of Biological, Biomedical and Environmental Sciences, University of Hull
Academic, Economist, Author
Founder, The King of Shaves Company Ltd
Former UN Assistant Secretary General
Professor of Physics, Imperial College London