​​ADVISORY BOARD​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

​The IBDE's Advisory Board is chaired by Sir Rog​er Gifford. The Board brings together the most senior business leaders, ambassadors, academic experts and policymakers. Its main role is to advise and support the Executive Chairman and the Board of Directors in its policies, strategies and activities, ensuring that we achieve our mission and obje​ctives.  ​​​

  1. Iain Anderson
    Iain Anderson
    Executive Chairman Cicero Group
  2. Cyrus Ardalan
    Cyrus Ardalan
    Chairman Citigroup Capital Markets OakNorth Bank
  3. Andy Baldwin
    Andy Baldwin
    Managing Partner EMEIA, EY
  4. H.E. Carlos Bastarreche
    H.E. Carlos Bastarreche
    Ambassador Embassy of Spain, UK
  1. Livio Bettoschi
    Livio Bettoschi
    Senior Partner Bip Holdings
  2. Sir Winfried Bischoff
    Sir Winfried Bischoff
    Chairman Financial Reporting Council J.P. Morgan Securities plc
  3. Sir Mark Boleat
    Sir Mark Boleat
    Chairman Link Scheme Holdings
  4. Edward Braham
    Edward Braham
    Chairman & Senior Partner Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
  5. H.E. D. Caramitsos-Tziras
    H.E. D. Caramitsos-Tziras
    Ambassador Embassy of Greece, UK
  1. Sir Roger Carr
    Sir Roger Carr
    Chairman BAE Systems Plc
  2. Geoff Cook
    Geoff Cook
    CEO Jersey Finance
  3. Jan du Plessis
    Jan du Plessis
    Chairman BT Group plc
  4. Wim Dejonghe
    Wim Dejonghe
    Chairman & Senior Partner Allen & Overy
  5. H.E. FOO Chi Hsia
    H.E. FOO Chi Hsia
    High Commissioner High Commission of Singapore, UK
  1. H.E. Alexandre Fasel
    H.E. Alexandre Fasel
    Ambassador Embassy of Switzerland, UK
  2. Christopher Fraser OBE
    Christopher Fraser OBE
    Strategic Counsel BNY Mellon
  3. Sir Simon Fraser
    Sir Simon Fraser
    Managing Partner Flint Global
  4. Martin Gilbert
    Martin Gilbert
    CEO Standard Life Aberdeen PLC
  5. Sir Malcolm Grant
    Sir Malcolm Grant
    Chairman NHS England
  1. Peter Harrison
    Peter Harrison
    Group CEO Schroders PLC
  2. John Heaps
    John Heaps
    Chairman Yorkshire Building Society
  3. H.E. Rudolf Huygelen
    H.E. Rudolf Huygelen
    Ambassador Embassy of Belgium, UK
  4. H.E. Joonkook Hwang
    H.E. Joonkook Hwang
    Ambassador Embassy of Korea, UK
  5. Sir George Iacobescu
    Sir George Iacobescu
    Chairman & CEO Canary Wharf Group PLC
  1. Simon Levine
    Simon Levine
    Global CEO DLA Piper
  2. Prof. Marianne Lewis
    Prof. Marianne Lewis
    Dean Cass Business School
  3. Christian May
    Christian May
    Editor-in-Chief City A.M.
  4. Catherine McGuinness
    Catherine McGuinness
    Chairman of Policy City of London Corporation
  5. Dame Helena Morrissey
    Dame Helena Morrissey
    Board Member L&G Investment Management
  1. Saker Nusseibeh
    Saker Nusseibeh
    CEO Hermes Investment Management
  2. H.E. Jean Olinger
    H.E. Jean Olinger
    Ambassador Embassy of Luxembourg UK
  3. Sir Michael Rake
    Sir Michael Rake
    Chairman Worldpay
  4. Anne Richards CVO CBE
    Anne Richards CVO CBE
    CEO M&G Investments
  5. Sushil Saluja
    Sushil Saluja
    Managing Partner FS, Accenture
  1. Russ Shaw
    Russ Shaw
    Founder Tech London Advocates
  2. Mark Sismey-Durrant
    Mark Sismey-Durrant
    CEO Hampshire Trust Bank
  3. H.E. Y.K. Sinha
    H.E. Y.K. Sinha
    High Commissioner High Commission of India, UK
  4. H.E. Simon Smits
    H.E. Simon Smits
    Ambassador Embassy of the Netherlands
  5. David Sproul
    David Sproul
    Senior Partner & CEO Deloitte
  1. Max Steinberg CBE
    Max Steinberg CBE
    Chief Executive Liverpool Vision
  2. David Thomas MBE
    David Thomas MBE
    Executive Chairman COBCOE
  3. John Trundle
    John Trundle
    CEO Euroclear UK & Ireland
  4. H.E. Koji Tsuruoka
    H.E. Koji Tsuruoka
    Ambassador Embassy of Japan, UK
  5. H.E. Julian Ventura
    H.E. Julian Ventura
    Ambassador Embassy of Mexico, UK