New IoD national Chair
12 February 2015
The Institute of Directors has announced the appointment of Lady Barbara Judge CBE as national Chair. She will take up her role as the IoD’s first female Chair on the 1st of May.
A trained commercial lawyer with both British and American citizenship, Lady Judge has enjoyed a broad and successful international career as a senior executive, chair and non-executive director in both the private and public sectors. A member of the IoD since 1985, she is currently Chair of the Pension Protection Fund and the Energy Institute of University College London, as well as a non-executive director of Portmeirion Group.
She was previously Chair of the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority, Deputy Chair of the Financial Reporting Council and a Commissioner of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.