Current council

Current Institute Council members

The 2016/17 officers

President

Brian Roberts FCPFABrian Roberts
Director of Corporate Resources 
Leicestershire County Council 
Member of:
CIPFA Board
Nominations Committee
Remuneration Committee
Ex-officio on all other Boards

Vice President

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

Junior Vice President

Sarah Howard FCPFASarah Howard
Partner, Grant Thornton UK LLP
Member of:
CIPFA Board
Health and Integration Faculty Board
Nominations Committee
Remuneration Committee

Past President

John Matheson CBE, CPFAJohn Matheson
Member of:
CIPFA Board
Health and Integration Faculty Board
Nominations Committee, Chair
Remuneration Committee

Institute Council members

Jonathan Adams CPFA, MAATAdams
Head of Internal Audit
Education Authority, Belfast Region
Member of:
Counter Fraud Faculty Board
Students and Members Board

 

Lorna Baxter CPFABaxter
Chief Finance Officer
Oxfordshire County Council
Member of:
Audit Committee

 

Ann Beasley CBE, MBA, CPFABeasley, Ann
Director General, Finance
Ministry of Justice
Member of:
Governments Faculty Board, Chair

 

Adam Broome CPFABroome
Director of Resources
Nursing and Midwifery Council
Member of:
Students and Members Board

 

Lynn Brown OBE, CPFABrown
Executive Director of Financial Services
Glasgow City Council
Member of:
Health and Integration Faculty Board

 

Jane Cuthbertson CPFA Cuthbertson 2016
Finance Manager
South Tyneside Council
Member of:
Nominations Committee
Remuneration Committee, Vice Chair

 

Paul DransfieldPaul Dransfield CPFA
Strategic Director, Major Programmes and Projects
Birmingham City Council
Member of:
Local Government Faculty Board, Chair

 

Mike Driver CPFADriver
Chief Finance Officer
Ministry of Justice
Member of:
Standards and Financial Reporting Faculty Board

 

Christina EarlsChristina Earls FCPFA
Senior Finance Business Partner, Works Operations - Southern 
Department for Work and Pensions
Member of:
Audit Committee

 

Ken Finch FCPFAFinch, Ken
Member of:
Audit Committee 

 

 

Rosanne Fleming CPFAFleming
Specialist Consultant
Greenbiro Services
Member of:
Students and Members Board

 

Kathryn Goodall CPFAGoodall
Assistant Manager, Public Sector Audit
KPMG LLG (UK)
Member of:
Students and Members Board

 

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

 

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

 

Andy Hardy FCPFAHardy
Chief Executive Officer 
University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust
Member of:
Health and Integration Faculty Board, Chair

 

Keith Hayes CPFAHayes
Strategic IT, Client Manager
Bradford Metropolitan Council
Member of:
Audit Committee

 

Nigel HillerNigel Hiller FCPFA
Director of Finance and Administration
Humberside and South Yorkshire Police
Member of:
Standards and Financial Reporting Faculty Board

 

Professor Toshihiko Ishihara CPFAIshihara
CIPFA Japan President
Kwansei Gakuin University
Member of:
Governments Faculty Board

 

Suzanne Jones FCPFA, IRRVJones
Charities and Not for Profit Faculty Board, Vice Chair

 

 

 

Dr Peter Kane CPFAKane
Chamberlain
City of London Corporation
Member of:
Standards and Financial Reporting Faculty Board

 

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

 

Christine McLaughlin CPFAMcLaughlin
Director for Health Finance
Scottish Government Health Directorates
Member of:
Health and Integration Faculty Board

 

Steven O'DonoghueSteven O'Donoghue CPFA
Director of Finance 
Wales Audit Office 
Member of: 
Audit Committee

 

Suresh Patel CPFAPatel
Director
Mazars LLP
Member of: 
Counter Fraud Faculty Board, Vice Chair

 

Sean Pearce CPFAPearce
Chief Financial Officer
Worcestershire County Council
Member of:
Students and Members Board

 

Dr Barry Pemberton FCPFAPemberton
Member of: 
Students and Members Board 

 

 

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: 
Students and Members Board

 

Renaud Seligmann CIPFA HonSeligmann
Practice Manager, Public Resources
Mobilization and Management, Africa
The World Bank
Member of: 
Counter Fraud Faculty Board

 

Janet SeniorJanet Senior CPFA 
Executive Director for Resources and Regeneration 
London Borough of Lewisham
Member of:
Local Government Faculty Board
Students and Members Board, Vice Chair

 

Paul Simpson CPFASimpson 
Director of Finance, Deputy AO 
Cannock Chase, Stafford and Surrounds and South East Staffordshire and Seisdon Peninsula CCGs
Member of: 
Health and Integration Faculty Board

 

Martin Sinclair CPFA Martin Sinclair
Ex-officio
Member of: 
Audit Committee, Chair

 

 

Jayne StephensonJayne Stephenson CPFA 
Chief Financial Officer 
Greater Manchester Police & Crime Commissioner
Member of: 
Standards and Financial Reporting Faculty Board

 

Mike SuarezMike Suarez CPFA
Chief Executive
Cheshire East Council
Member of:
Standards and Financial Reporting Faculty Board, Chair

 

Carolyn WilliamsonCarolyn Williamson CPFA
Director of Corporate Resources
Hampshire County Council
Member of:
Students and Members Board, Chair

 

Lee Yale-HelmsLee Yale Helms CPFA
Member of:
Audit Committee, Vice Chair