Declarations of interest

  • Declarations of interest 

    Interests of Governors and co-opted committee members

    Category Name Interest Declared Other charitable interests
    Vice-Chancellor Professor Alistair Fitt

    Vice-Chancellor, Oxford Brookes University
    Director, OIA (The Office of the Independent Adjudicator for Higher Education) (04823842) (1/9/2016 - present)
    Director, Venturefest Oxford Ltd. (04134398) (29/06/2012 - present) 
    Director and Deputy Chair, Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership Ltd. (09519056) (31/3/2015 - present)
    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)
    Director, Universities UK (02517018) (1/8/2017 - 1/8/2020) 
    Director, University Alliance (08137679) (1/9/2019 - present) 
    Member, Employers’ Pension Forum (August 2018 - present) 
    Wife, Professor Anne Trefethen is PVC at Oxford University 
    Wife, Professor Anne Trefethen is Trustee of Oxford University 
    Wife, Professor Anne Trefethen is Director of JISC (05747339) (from 01/07/2014)
    Wife, Professor Anne Trefethen is Director of UK Statistics Authority (Non-Ministerial Government Department) (from 01/07/2018)

    Students’ Representative Daisy Hopkins None Oxford Brookes Students’ Union
    Independent Governor Peter Vicary-Smith

    Consultancy work for UK Power Networks
    Consultancy work for Competition and Markets Authority


    Independent Governor Simon Jones Member of Audit Committee, Jisc (supplier)
    Director, Dreaming Spires Technology Ltd (no current links to University)
    Own property adjacent to Marston Road campus, director of residents' management company
    Co-opted Governor, St Michael’s Primary School, Oxford
    Independent Governor Paul O'Connor Director, Attain (Healthcare Consultancy)
    Director, Healthcare Leadership Solutions Ltd (Healthcare Consultancy)
    Independent Governor Lucy Weston Soha Housing Ltd - Chair
    Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust - Non Executive Director
    SIB Property Ltd - Director
    Lucy Weston Consulting
    Friends of Larkrise (Oxford) - Trustee
     Independent Governor Lyn Williams

    Chairman of Trustees, Uniac Pension Fund (for Unilever) 

    Trustee at the following charities:
    New Life Nyambene
    Challoner's Girls Foundation
    Oxford Community Work Agency
    Aylesbury Festival Choir
    Independent Governor Yasmin Sidhwa

    Director of Mandala Theatre Company CIC
    A local resident and live on Crescent Road where Oxford Brookes has halls of residence.
    Family member Year 2 on the MSC Physiotherapy course at Oxford Brookes

    Independent Governor Simon Mumford Partner at Pinsent Masons LLP
    Independent Governor Marek Pruszewicz Director of Communications, IPPF.
    Director, Ina Fleming Publications Ltd
    Independent Governor Katrina Sinclair None 
    Co-opted member of Audit Committee Jeremy Dawson None
    Staff Governor (Teaching) Roger Dalrymple Associate Dean (Student Outcomes)
    Occasional guest lecturer for Oxford University Department of Continuing Education unaccredited summer programmes. 
    Mentor with the Guild of Mercers’ Scholars, a charitable venture of the City of London Mercers’ Guild where Y12 and Y13 students from the Mercers cluster of state schools are provided with mentorship, networking and educational opportunities.
    Staff Governor (Non-Teaching) Adrian Thomas Director - Global Student Recruitment
    Spouse is an employee of Royal Holloway, where her job title is Assistant Director of International Business Development.
    An occasional volunteer for the Charity Tackle Africa. My annual donations are under £100 pa.