Our Speakers

photo3Speakers and their post at the time of the meeting:

Jeffrey Archer

Hilary Benn MP
Minister at DFID

Sir Clive Booth
Chair, Big Lottery Fund

Shami Chakrabarti
Director of Liberty

Jim Clifford OBE Head of the Advisory and Impact teams at Bates Wells Braithwaite

Piers Corbyn

Stephen Dunmore – Chief Executive, Fundraising Regulator

Peter Gotham on “Governance, Accountability and Mission”: former head of charity at MHA MacIntyre Hudson LLP, chair of the ICAEW Charity and Voluntary Special Interest Group for 6 years and on the SORP committee, a Visiting Fellow at the Cass Centre for Charity Effectiveness at City University and former adviser to and later audit partner for Kids Company.

Sir Alistair Graham
Chair of the Committee on Standards in Public life

Kate Hoey MP
Past Minister of Sport

Anne Marie Huby
Executive Director, Médecins Sans Frontières

Simon Kelner
Editor, The Independent

Reijo Kemppinen
Head of European Commission Representation in the United Kingdom

Martina King
CEO, Yahoo

Rt. Hon. Oliver Letwin MP
Shadow Chancellor

Sue McGregor

Lord Herman Ouseley
Executive Chairman, Commission for Racial Equality

Rt. Hon. Lord Owen
Founded Social Democrat Party

Cathy Pharoah: Visiting Professor of Charity Funding, and co-Director of the Centre for Charitable Giving and Philanthropy at Cass Business School, City University

Baroness Pitkeathley
Chair, New Opportunities Fund

Professor Alec Reed CBE
Founder of Reed Specialist Recruitment

Jon Scourse
Director, Fundraising Standards Board

William Shawcross CVO,
Chair of the Charity Commission

Sir Tom Shebbeare KCVO
Director of The Prince’s Charities

Dame Stephanie Shirley
Philanthropist entrepreneur

Dr Richard Stone
Trustee of the Stone Ashdown Trust

Gisela Stuart MP
Member of the House of Commons Foreign affairs Committee

Rob Wilson MP – Minister for the Third Sector

Prof Heinz Wolff
Scientist and broadcaster