Who is on the Governance Board

The Board of Governance of currently includes a Chairman and independent member and the Comptroller and Auditor General.

Mr Peter Price
Chairman of the Board of Governance

Mr Price has had an extensive career in law, politics, and wider public service, including 15 years as a member of the European Parliament, where he served as Chair of the Budgetary Control Committee.

He is currently a non-executive Board Member of the Welsh Audit Office. Previous appointments include as a non-executive Director of Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust and a Governor of Thames Valley University

Professor Russel Griggs OBE
Independent Member of the Board of Governance

Professor Griggs is an experienced business professional and has worked in a number of large private businesses as well as in large organisations and projects in the public sector.

He has held a wide range of executive and non-executive roles in private, public, and charitable institutions, including the Lending Standards Board, Scottish Mines Restoration Trust, Marie Curie Cancer Trust and the Audit Committee of the Department of Employment and Learning in Northern Ireland. He is currently a Board member of Audit Scotland and Chair of its Remuneration Committee.

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