Current council

Current Institute Council members

The 2017/18 officers

President

Andrew Burns FCPFAAndrew Burns
Director of Finance and Resources
Staffordshire County Council
Member of:
CIPFA Board
Nominations Committee
Remuneration Committee
Ex-officio on all other boards

Vice President

Sarah Howard FCPFASarah Howard
Partner, Grant Thornton UK LLP
Member of:
CIPFA Board
Nominations Committee
Remuneration Committee
Ex-officio on all other boards

Junior Vice President

Carolyn Williamson FCPFACarolyn Williamson
Director of Corporate Resources
Hampshire County Council
Member of:
CIPFA Board

Nominations Committee
Remuneration Committee

Past President

Brian Roberts FCPFA

Director of Corporate ResourcesBrian Roberts
Leicestershire County Council
Member of:
CIPFA Board
Nominations Committee, Chair
Remuneration Committee

Institute Council members

Jonathan Adams CPFAAdams
CIPFA NI Branch
Member of:
Counter Fraud Faculty Board
Students and Members Board

 

David Aldous CPFADavid Aldous
Director - Local Audit Code and Guidance
National Audit Office
Member of:
Students and Members Board

 

Lorna Baxter FCPFABaxter
Chief Finance Officer
Oxfordshire County Council
Member of:
Local Government Faculty Board, Vice Chair

 

John Bloomer CPFABloomer
Deputy Director of Finance
North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust
Member of:
Students and Members Board

 

Michael Brodie CPFABrodie, Michael
Finance and Commercial Director
Public Health England
Member of:
Health and Integration Faculty Board, Vice Chair

 

Lisa Commane CPFACommane, Lisa
Senior Director, Business Improvement
Ofwat
Member of:
Students and Members Board

 

Carol Culley CPFACulley, Carol
City Treasurer
Manchester City Council
Member of:
Local Government Faculty Board, Chair


Mike Driver CPFADriver
Chief Finance Officer
Ministry of Justice
Member of:
Governments Faculty Board, Vice Chair

 

Christina EarlsChristina Earls FCPFA
Head of Financial Management
The Institute for Apprenticeships
Member of:
Standards and Financial Reporting Faculty Board

 

Ken Finch FCPFAFinch, Ken
Member of:
Audit Committee, Chair

 

 

Rosanne Fleming CPFAFleming
Specialist Consultant
Greenbiro Services
Member of:
Audit Committee

 

Claire Gravil CPFAClaire Gravil
Head of Finance (Specialised)
NHS England (Yorkshire and Humber)
Member of:
Nominations Committee
Remuneration Committee, Vice Chair

Shaer Halewood CPFAHalewood, Shaer
Director of Finance and Investment
Wirral Council
Member of:
Audit Committee

 

Richard Harbord CPFAHarbord
Managing Consultant 
MRF UK Ltd 
Member of:
Health and Integration Faculty Board

 

Professor Andrew Hardy FCPFAHardy
Chief Executive Officer 
University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust
Member of:
CIPFA Board
Nominations Committee

Milt Isaacs CPFAIsaacs, Milt
CEO
Air Canada Pilots Association
Member of:
Governments Faculty Board


Professor Dr Toshihiko Ishihara CPFAIshihara
CIPFA Japan President
Kwansei Gakuin University
Member of:
Counter Fraud Faculty Board

 

Dr Peter Kane CPFAKane
Chamberlain
City of London Corporation
Member of:
CIPFA Board
Nominations Committee

Karen KellyKaren Kelly FCPFA
Managing Director
Gleniffer Solutions Ltd
Member of:
Students and Members Board, Vice Chair

 

Kathryn Long CPFA
Management Reporting Business Partner
Essex County Council
Member of:
Students and Members Board

 

Lynda McMullan CPFAMcMullan, Lynda
Director of Commercial and Finance
Metropolitan Police Service
Member of:
Students and Members Board

 

Muhammad MaqboolMaqbool
Dean
Lahore School of Accountancy
Member of:
Students and Members Board 

 

Leslie Milne FCPFALeslie Milne
Principal Administrator
European Commission
Member of:
Audit Committee, Vice Chair

 

Suresh Patel CPFAPatel
Executive Director
EY
Member of: 
Counter Fraud Faculty Board, Vice Chair

 

Sean Pearce FCPFAPearce
Director of Finance
West Midlands Combined Authority
Member of:
Standards and Financial Reporting Faculty Board, Chair

 

Caroline Rassell CPFARassell
Accountable Officer MECCG, Interim SRO Success Regime (Locality, Health and Care)
NHS Mid Essex CCG
Member of:
Health and Integration Faculty Board

 

Mohammed Sajid CPFASajid
Chief Accountant
London Borough of Islington
Member of: 
Charites and Public Benefit Entities Faculty Board, Chair

 

Renaud Seligmann CIPFA HonSeligmann
Practice Manager, Governance
Middle East and North Africa
The World Bank
Member of: 
Counter Fraud Faculty Board
Governments Faculty Board

Jayne StephensonJayne Stephenson CPFA 
Director of Finance (Police and Crime)
Greater Manchester Combined Authority
Member of: 
Students and Members Board, Chair

 

Peter Welch CPFAWelch, Peter
Director
European Court of Auditors
Member of:
Standards and Financial Reporting Faculty Board

 

Mark White CPFAWhite, Mark
Director of Finance
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
Member of:
Audit Committee


Jon Williams CPFAWilliams, Jon
Partner/Director
PWC, Cape Town
Member of:
Students and Members Board