Declarations of interest

Interests of Governors and co-opted committee members

CategoryNameInterest DeclaredOther charitable interestsComments
Vice-ChancellorProfessor Alistair Fitt

Director, OIA (The Office of the Independent Adjudicator for Higher Education) (04823842) (1/9/2016 - present)

Director and Chair, Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership Ltd. (09519056) (31/3/2015 - present), Chair since March 2023

Director, Oxford Brookes (Services) Ltd. (03208864) (1/2/2015 - present)

Director, The Oxford Trust (01898691) (19/9/2014 - present)

Director, Oxford Brookes Enterprises Ltd. (02299189) (12/6/2014 - present)

Director, Oxford Expression Technologies Ltd. (05874405) (1/5/2012 - present)

Member, Employers’ Pension Forum (August 2018 - present)

Spouse, Professor Anne Trefethen is PVC at Oxford University 

Spouse, Professor Anne Trefethen is Trustee of Oxford University 

Spouse, Professor Anne Trefethen is Director of Fable Data Ltd (11108980) (16/12/2020 – present)

Spouse, Professor Anne Trefethen is Director of Glasgow School of Art (SC002271) (26/7/2021- present)

Students’ RepresentativeSaskia Clubb (until 10.06.23)President of the Students’ UnionTrustee of Oxford Brookes Students’ Union Ltd 
Students’ Representative

Jacob Callicott (from 11.06.23)

President of the Students’ UnionNil return 
Independent GovernorPeter Vicary-Smith

Chair BMJ Publishing Group

Independent Non-Executive Director, Northumbrian Water Ltd

Non-Executive Director, British Medical Association (BMA)

Adviser to Consumer Class Actions in Technology Space

Independent GovernorSimon JonesMember of Audit Committee, Jisc (supplier)Owner of a property adjacent to Marston Road CampusSpouse, Director of Harberton Heights Management Company & Committee member of John Garne Way Allotments Association
Independent GovernorLyn WilliamsTrustee - Uniac Pension Fund (for Unilever)Trustee at the following charities:
  • New Life Nyambene
  • Oxford Community Work Agency
  • Aylesbury Festival Choir
Independent GovernorSimon MumfordNil return  
Independent GovernorAnkush NandraVice-President Finance & CFO International & Enabling Units, AstraZeneca  
Independent GovernorKaren Hayzen-SmithNil return  
Independent GovernorAnup Mysoor 

Chair of the Board of Governors, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

Board member, Oxfam | Enterprise Development Programme

Governor, Rye St Antony School

Independent GovernorOsama RahmanFull-time salaried employee of the Office for National StatisticsMember of the Advisory Board of Discover Economics 
Independent GovernorSarah StevensDirector of Policy, Russell Group  
Independent GovernorPaul Feldman

Independent Board Member GEANT

Governing board member Pearson College (until July 2023)

Member of Science Museum Group Audit Committee

Board member HEANet (Republic of Ireland)

Independent GovernorJulia Harrington 

Trustee of CIO Neuroscience for Teachers


Member of Council Chartered College of Teaching

Independent GovernorJohn ZealleyWaterside Associates: Marketing & Strategy Advisory & Investment

Chair, Paddington Waterways & Maida Vale Society

Trustee - Chartered Management Institute

Chair - Oversight Board, Chartered Management Consultancy Accreditation

Co-opted member of Finance & Resources CommitteeWilliam DongerThomas White Oxford - CEO  
Co-opted member of the Finance & Resources CommitteeAndrew Garwood Watkins

RFMC Limited

Officestrong Group Limited (and its subsidiaries)

Director/Trustee/Governor of the following organisations:

London Diocese Finance Committee

Grow Education Partners Limited


St James and St John’s Primary School W2

2 Cities Area Council

London Diocese Finance Committee

Co-opted member of the Audit and Risk CommitteeMike McEnaneyNil Return  
Staff Governor (Teaching)Mariama Sheriff

Online English teaching for MTS Global UK

Teaching at the University of Oxford

Staff Governor (Non-Teaching)Maritza Miranda-PachonNil Return