Current council

Current Institute Council members

The 2017/18 officers

President

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

Vice President

Carolyn Williamson FCPFA
Director of Corporate Resources
Hampshire County Council
Member of:
CIPFA Board
Nominations Committee
Remuneration Committee

Junior Vice President

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

Past 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

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:
Audit Committee
Students and Members Board


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

 

John Bloomer CPFABloomer
Chief Finance Officer and Section 151 Officer
Staffordshire Police
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

 


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

 

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

 

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

 

Chris Roberts CPFA
Project Accountant (NDR Pool) Finance Services, City of London Corporation 
Member of:
Students & Members Board


Mohammed Sajid CPFASajid
Chief Accountant
London Borough of Islington
Member of:
CIPFA Board
Charities 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 

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