We are a not-for-profit company registered in England and Wales, with a branch registered in Belgium. Our board of directors is responsible for the running of the company and includes representatives of our main committees. The board is advised by a Council, representing the interests of members.

Our day-to-day work for members is organised through committees and specialist task forces, led by our members. You can find out more about these by following the menu for the topic you’re interested in.

 

Board

The board is led by the President who is directly elected by members for a two-year term. The next election will be in May 2021. Members are appointed for a two-year term.

Tom Parker
President
Thomas Spiller
Immediate Past President
Ed Read Cutting (The Fry Group)
Vice-President
Neophytos Aristodemou
Honorary Treasurer
Peter Bell
Chair Business, Trade and Investment
Helena Raulus
Chair EU Committee
James Stevens
Partner, Rud Pedersen
Hugues Thibaut (Group S)
Vice-Chair Business
Glenn Vaughan (Chair)
Chief Executive

Council

UPDATE IN PREPARATION

Councillors are normally elected for a two-year term at our AGM. They guide the work of the chamber to ensure we deliver what members need.

President
Tom Parker
Chief Executive
Cambre Associates
Immediate Past President
Thomas Spiller
Vice President, Public Policy, Europe, Middle East & Africa
The Walt Disney Company
Vice-President
Ed Read Cutting
Director, The Fry Group
 
Peter Braben
Relationship Director, KBC NV, London
Richard Carty
Commercial Director, Netshield Group
Elaine Cruikshanks
Founding Partner, Acumen Public Affairs SPRL
Susanna Di Feliciantonio
Head of European Affairs, ICAEW
Dr Mark Lloyd Davies
Senior Director, Government Affairs & Policy EMEA, Johnson & Johnson
Sandeep Sagoo
Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting & Advisory
Colleen Ward
Managing Director, Ultemion
Melanie Warnes
Principal, The British School of Brussels
Rebecca Wood
European Policy Manager, City of London Corporation

 

Advisors

We’re also grateful for the support of our many eminent advisors

Philippe de Backer
State Secretary for the Fight Against Social Fraud, for the Protection of Private Life and North Sea, Deputy Minister Social Affairs and Public Health, Belgian Federal Government
@debackerphil
Catherine Bearder
MEP, European Parliament (ALDE)
@catherinemep
Daniel Calleja Crespo
Director General, European Commission, DG ENVI
@dcallejaec
Richard Corbett
MEP, European Parliament (S&D) @rcorbettmep
 
Christofer Fjellner
MEP, European Parliament (EPP)
@Fjellner

 

Honorary presidents

Baron Paul Buysse, CBE, CMG
Chairman of the Board of Bekaert