Our Board

The CBBC Board is made up of senior business people from companies with a strong China interest. They represent a wide variety of business sectors and work for large, as well as small and medium sized companies. The Board brings a wealth of China business expertise to the work of CBBC.
 

List of Board Members

Chair
Sir Sherard Cowper-Coles KCMG LVO, Group Head of Public Affairs, HSBC Holdings Plc

Vice-Chairmen
Sir Tom Troubridge, Chairman China Business Group, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Mr Gordon Orr, John Swire and Sons Ltd

Chief Executive
Mr Matthew Rous

Board Members
Mr Duncan Clark OBE, Chairman, BDA (China) Limited
Mr Kenneth Macpherson, Chief Executive Officer, Europe, Middle East, Asia and Africa, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) 
Ms Bridget Walsh, Global Transaction Tax Leader, EY
Ms Catherine Li, Managing Director, Asia, Atkins
Mr David Roth, CEO of The Store, EMEA and Asia (the WPP Global Retail Practice) and Chairman BAV Group
Mr Phillip Thomson, President of Global Affairs, GSK
Mr Ed Salt, Managing Director, Delamere Dairy
Mr Jonathan Bewes, Vice Chairman, Corporate and Institutional Banking, Standard Chartered Bank
Dr David Pilsbury, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Coventry University
Mr David Sayer, Vice Chairman Financial Services & UK Board Member, KPMG
Dr Yang Xiaoping, Chairman and President, BP China​​
Dr Zhi Shengke, Director, Strategy and Development, Wood

Co-Opted Members
Ms Joy Isaacs, Founder & CEO, Argentum Apothecary Limited
Ms Sharon Cheng, Investment Director, Clyde Blowers Capital IM LLP
Mr Peter Hirst, Partner, Clyde & Co
Mr Trevor Millett, Vice President International Strategy and Business Development,  Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.
Mr Paul Kelleher,  APAC Regional Director, Diageo Singapore Pte Ltd
Mr Ed Holroyd Pearce, Director, CRCC Asia Ltd

Appointed Observers
Mr Richard Burn, Director General, Department for International Trade, China
Mr Alex Pinfield, Head of China Department, Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Mr Fang Wenjian, Chairman of China Chamber of Commerce in the UK
Mr Guy Dru Drury MBE, China Chief Representative, Confederation of British Industry
Mr David Riches, Executive Director - Commercial, Trade and Marketing, British Chambers of Commerce
Mr Richard Han, Chairman, British Chambers of Commerce Southwest China

 

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