New CIPFA council unveiled

08-05-2012

The results of elections are now in for eleven positions on the governing Council of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) for 2012/13.

The successful candidates include Mark Day, CFO at Community Health Partnerships Ltd. who has never sat on CIPFA Council before. Five candidates who were elected to the 2011/12 Council have been re-elected; the other five successful candidates have served on Council before.

The newly elected Council will join the new President and Vice President, Sir Tony Redmond and Jaki Salisbury, who will take up their roles at the CIPFA AGM on 3 July at the CIPFA Annual Conference. Ian Perkin continues as Hon Treasurer and Chris Bilsland will sit on the Council as the immediate Past President. Additional co-options are still to be confirmed by the elected Council members taking the number of Council members to 41.

ENDS

 

 

Contact: Tim Windle

CIPFA Press Office

t 020 7543 5787

e tim.windle@cipfa.org.uk

Notes to Editors: 

  1. Photographs of the new Council members and further biographical information is available from the CIPFA press office.
  2. ELECTION OF MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL FOR 2011/12

 

Election results 2012

The 2012/13 officers will be:-

Sir Tony Redmond, President,

Jaki Salisbury, Vice President
Ian Perkin, Treasurer
Chris Bilsland, Past President

 

Results of the Election for 2012/2013 Institute Council

The results of the election of 11 seats on Institute Council 2012/13 have been announced. The full list of Council members will be posted on the website after the AGM.

 

Names in bold indicate the candidates elected.

LOCAL GOVERNMENT - 5 to elect

CANDIDATE

NUMBER OF VOTES

EMPLOYER AT THE TIME OF THE BALLOT

GRAVIL, Claire

1040

North East Lincolnshire Council

MILLS-EVANS, Carole

1001

Nottingham City Council

OWEN, Mike

959

Bury Metropolitan Borough Council

ROBERTS, Brian

950

Leicestershire County Council

FINCH, Ken

789

Conwy County Borough Council

 

 

 

WHITEHOUSE, Leigh

665

Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames

FINCH, Alan

520

London Borough of Tower Hamlets

 

HEALTH - 2 elected uncontested

CANDIDATE

 

EMPLOYER AT THE TIME OF THE BALLOT

 

DAY, Mark

 

Community Health Partnerships

 

MATHESON, John

Scottish Government Health & Social Care Directorate

 

STATUTORY EXTERNAL AUDIT - 1 elected uncontested

CANDIDATE

 

EMPLOYER AT THE TIME OF THE BALLOT

 

SINCLAIR, Martin

National Audit Office

 


 

OTHER EMPLOYMENT - 3 to elect

CANDIDATE

NUMBER OF VOTES

EMPLOYER AT THE TIME OF THE BALLOT

CUTHBERTSON, Jane

833

BT South Tyneside Ltd

SWEETING, Alison

719

Self-employed

HARBORD, Richard

562

MRF UK Ltd

 

 

 

THORNTON, John

406

e-ssential Resources

MILNE, Lesley

394

European Commission

OWEN, Ian

331

Capita

WAITE, Adrian

239

AWICS Ltd

MATTOCKS, Gordon

191

GSM Board Assurance

PAGE, Grenville

151

Grenville Page Consulting Ltd

 

About CIPFA

CIPFA, the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy, is the professional body for people in public finance. Our 14,000 members work throughout the public services, in national audit agencies, in major accountancy firms, and in other bodies where public money needs to be effectively and efficiently managed. As the world’s only professional accountancy body to specialise in public services, CIPFA’s portfolio of qualifications are the foundation for a career in public finance. They include the benchmark professional qualification for public sector accountants as well as a postgraduate diploma for people already working in leadership positions. They are taught by our in-house CIPFA Education and Training Centre as well as other places of learning around the world. We also champion high performance in public services, translating our experience and insight into clear advice and practical services. They include information and guidance, courses and conferences, property and asset management solutions, consultancy and interim people for a range of public sector clients. Globally, CIPFA shows the way in public finance by standing up for sound public financial management and good governance. We work with donors, partner governments, accountancy bodies and the public sector around the world to advance public finance and support better public services.