Board membership

The members of the Governments Board are as follows:



    Ann Beasley

    Former Director General, Finance, Ministry of Justice, CIPFA Council Member

    Vice Chair

    Richard Douglas

    Advisor of the Governments Faculty, Former Director General, Finance Department of Health





    Michael Parsons

    Director General Capabilities and Resources, Home Office


    Vanessa Howlison

    Chief Finance Officer, Highways England


    Heather Cousins

    Deputy Permanent Secretary NI Executive


    Mark Williams

    Director, PA consulting


    Gawain Evans

    Director of Finance, Welsh Government


    Fabian Zuleeg

    Chief Executive of the European Policy Centre


    Simon Gill

    Director of Budget Strengthening Initiative, ODI


    Marcine Waterman

    Chief Executive, Single Source Regulations Authority


    Ileana Steccolini

    Chair of the Accountability & Accounting SIG for IRSPM, Professor of Accounting, Newcastle University


    Catherine Little

    Head of Professionalism, Ministry of Justice


    Professor Toshihiko Ishihara

    CIPFA Japan President, Kwansei Gakuin University


    Renaud Seligmann

    CIPFA (Hon), Practice Manager, Public Resources Mobilization and Management, Africa, the World Bank


    David Goldsworthy

    International Manager, NAO


    Jeanette C. Makgolo

    Senior Assistant Accountant General (Compliance & Procurement), Botswana


    Tim Gilling

    Dr Caroline Brüesch

    Deputy Chief Executive, Centre for Public Scrutiny

    Former Secretary General of the Ministry of Economic Affairs of the State of Zurich


    Penny Tuck


    Professor of Accounting, Public Finance and Policy, University of Birmingham