View from the Board: Sir Michael Rake, Chairman, BT - Corporate Governance, Challenges in Modern Leadership & BrexitThis event is in development.
About the speaker
Sir Michael Rake, knighted in 2007 is chairman of BT Group plc (2007) and Worldpay Group plc (2015). He is also a director of S&P Global (2008), and chairman of Majid AL Futtaim Holdings LLC (2010).
Mike’s business advisory roles include chairman of the International Chamber of Commerce UK, his membership of the Advisory Council for Business for New Europe, and Board of the TransAtlantic Business Council. He is also a Senior Adviser for Chatham House and a member of the Oxford University Centre for Corporate Reputation Global Advisory Board. Mike is a William Pitt Fellow at Pembroke College, Cambridge. Mike is also Vice President of the RNIB.
Chair of Governors and Vice President, Wellington College
Trustee, Prince of Wales Charitable Foundation
Chairman of Henley Festival
President, Confederation of British Industry
Member of Prime Minister’s Business Advisory Group
Chairman of easyJet plc
Non-executive director Barclays, deputy Chairman 2012-2015
First chairman of Guidelines Monitoring Committee (the private equity oversight group)
Non-executive director, Financial Reporting Council
First Chairman of the UK Commission for Employment and Skills
Director The Prince of Wales International Business Leaders Forum
Member of DTI UK/US Taskforce on regulation
Member of Chancellor’s Financial High Level Stakeholder group
Chairman, Business in the Community
KPMG, including 1998-2006 - UK Senior Partner, 1999-2002 Chairman KPMG Europe, Middle East and Africa, 2002 to 2007 – Chairman KPMG International
Channing Award for Corporate Citizenship
FTSE 100 non-executive director of the year
Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales outstanding lifetime achievement award
British American Business UK Transatlantic Business Award in recognition of outstanding business leadership
Fellowship of City and Guilds