The Board of the China-Britain Business Council has elected Sir Sherard Cowper-Coles as its next Chair. Sir Sherard will take the Chair after the Annual General Meeting on 25 September 2019.
This follows the completion of Lord Sassoon's six year term as Chairman of CBBC.
Sir Sherard Cowper-Coles is Group Head of Public Affairs at HSBC Holdings plc. He had a long and distinguished diplomatic career including three senior Ambassadorships and an important role in the transfer of Hong Kong in 1997.
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