John is an entrepreneur and philanthropist who chairs a number of public and private companies including Maintel plc and the London Theatre Company. He is a non-executive director of three investment management businesses and has a range of venture capital interests in e-commerce, media and telecommunications.
He is Chairman of The Prince’s Trust and Pallant House Gallery and a trustee of Chatsworth House, the Arts Foundation and several other charities. John read Modern Languages at Oxford University where is a Fellow of Merton College and chairs the Development Board. He is an ambassador for the homelessness charity Depaul International and a Deputy Lieutenant for West Sussex.
- Appointed by: Prime Minister
- Appointment: 20 August 2018
- Term expires: 19 August 2022
- Finance and Operations Committee
- Audit Committee