Guy Beringer – Chairman


Guy Beringer is Co-Chair of the Bingham Centre Appeal Board, Chair of City Music Services, Trustee of BAILII, Patron of the Surrey Law Centre, Honorary Bencher of Inner Temple. He was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2006 for his contributions to pro bono and legal services.

Rupert Baron

Rupert Baron

Rupert Baron is an investment director of Rathbone Investment Management and head of the London office. He manages a broad range of investment mandates including those for, individuals, trusts, pension funds (SIPPs and SSAS), charities and local authorities.

Rupert holds an honours degree in economics, is an alumnus of INSEAD and is a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment. He has over 33 years' experience within the private client investment industry. Prior to joining Rathbones in 2000, Rupert worked for Albert E Sharp during the 1990s and for Savory Milln during the 1980s. He joined the group executive committee in July 2015.

Ailsa Beaton

Ailsa Beaton

Ailsa Beaton holds non-executive positions on the boards of Bacs Payment Schemes and the Information Commissioner’s Office. She was Management Board member at the Metropolitan Police Service, Chief Information Officer at ICL plc, a Senior Partner at PA Consulting Group and before this worked for General Electric (USA).

Timothy Dutton


Timothy Dutton is Head of Fountain Court Chambers and was Chairman of the Bar Council in 2008.

Roger Finbow


Roger Finbow was the Managing Partner of the corporate department at Ashurst until April 2009. He is now a consultant at Ashurst, a member of the Competition and Markets Authority and has a number of board and advisory roles in education, sport, social mobility and career development.

Mark Harding


Mark Harding was General Counsel at Barclays PLC. A graduate of Jesus College, Cambridge, and The College of Law, he has worked at Clifford Chance and UBS, the Swiss bank. In addition to various financial commitments, he sits on the board of the London City Mission.

Sally James


Sally James was EMEA General Counsel at UBS until December 2010. She is now a Non-Executive Director of Rotork plc, plc and Towry Limited. In addition, she is a trustee of Amref Health Africa UK.

Edward Nally


Edward Nally is a past President of the Law Society and was until May 2014 Senior Partner at Fieldings Porter. He is now a consultant at Fieldings Porter. He is a Member of the International Bar Association, he was a Judicial Appointments Commissioner from 2006 to February 2011, he is a Member of the Legal Services Board and former Chair of Governors, Pendleton Sixth Form College, Salford.

Jane Reeves


Jane Reeves is Senior Vice-President, Enterprise Compliance, Thomson Reuters. Jane was previously General Counsel at Thomson Scientific.

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