Our Members

Our members

To tackle the biggest issues faced by society, we bring together a diverse group of leading organisations from up and down the UK.

Who are our members?

Our rich member base contains a blend of 230 organisations from the public, private, academic and not-for-profit sectors including every UK central government department and over 120 top-ranking industry partners. The standing and prestige of our member organisations ensures high quality discussions, insights and the opportunity to create powerful partnerships for progress.

In the public sector:

Our public sector members include the major ministerial departments, arms-length bodies, and local authorities. Together, they employ over 450,000 people across the UK and spend over 50% of the UK's annual GDP on public services.

Find out if your organisation is a member:

  • Cabinet Office
  • Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
  • Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs
  • Department for International Trade
  • Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
  • Home Office
  • HM Treasury
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Northern Ireland Civil Service
  • Scottish Government
  • UK Export Finance
  • Welsh Government

  • Competition and Markets Authority
  • Crown Prosecution Service
  • Food Standards Agency
  • Government Actuary's Department
  • Government Legal Department
  • HM Revenue & Customs
  • HM Land Registry
  • National Crime Agency
  • Office of Rail and Road
  • Serious Fraud Office
  • The National Archives

  • City of London
  • Essex County Council
  • Kent County Council
  • Leeds City Council
  • Local Government Association
  • London Borough of Camden
  • Southwark Council
  • Westminster City Council

  • Civil Aviation Authority
  • Competition and Markets Authority
  • Financial Conduct Authority
  • Financial Reporting Council
  • Guernsey Financial Services Commission
  • Health and Safety Executive
  • Ofcom
  • Ofgem
  • Ofqual
  • Ofsted
  • Ofwat
  • Regulator of Social Housing
  • Single Source Regulations Office
  • The Pensions Regulator
  • The Security Industry Authority

  • ACAS
  • AWE
  • Bank of England
  • BBC
  • British Council
  • British Transport Police
  • Companies House
  • Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
  • Disclosure and Barring Service
  • Electoral Commission
  • Environment Agency
  • Financial Ombudsman Service
  • Financial Services Compensation Scheme
  • GCHQ
  • Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
  • High Speed 2 (HS2) Ltd
  • Homes England
  • Intellectual Property Office
  • Legal Services Board
  • Metropolitan Police
  • National Audit Office
  • National Highways
  • National Innovation Centre for Ageing
  • Natural England
  • Network Rail
  • NHS Digital
  • NHS England and NHS Improvement
  • Office for National Statistics
  • Ordnance Survey
  • The Insolvency Service
  • UK Government Investments
  • UK Research and Innovation

  • House of Commons
  • House of Lords

In the private sector:

We have over 120 members from across industry, with a significant majority FTSE 350 or AIM listed, representing all of the UK’s top industry sectors. Globally they operate in over 180 countries and employ nearly 10 million people.

Find out if your organisation is a member:

  • Accenture
  • Arcadis
  • Bain & Company
  • BDO LLP
  • Deloitte
  • EY
  • FTI Consulting 
  • Grant Thornton
  • Gemserv
  • KPMG
  • McKinsey
  • PA Consulting
  • PwC

  • abrdn
  • Aviva
  • Barclays
  • Citi
  • Direct Line Group
  • Hargreaves Lansdown
  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • Nationwide Building Society
  • NatWest Group
  • Visa Europe

  • CEMEX
  • Costain
  • Kier Group
  • Lendlease
  • Skanska

  • Associated British Foods Plc
  • British American Tobacco
  • Coca-Cola
  • Compass Group
  • Diageo
  • Heineken
  • Lego 
  • Mars Wrigley
  • Mondelez
  • Nestle UK
  • PepsiCo International
  • Reckitt Benckiser
  • Royal Mail Group plc

  • 3M United Kingdom plc
  • Aerospace Technology Institute
  • Airbus
  • Arup
  • Atkins
  • Babcock International Group plc
  • BAE Systems plc
  • Biffa plc
  • Honda Motor Europe Ltd 
  • Hutchison Whampoa Europe
  • Jacobs
  • Leonardo UK Ltd
  • Mace Group
  • Rolls-Royce
  • The Boeing Company

  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Novartis
  • Pfizer UK
  • Virgin Care

  • Addleshaw Goddard
  • Browne Jacobson
  • Clifford Chance
  • Clyde & Co
  • Dentons UKMEA LLP
  • DLA Piper
  • Eversheds Sutherland
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
  • Gowling WLG
  • Kingsley Napley
  • Linklaters
  • Slaughter and May
  • Womble Bond Dickinson LLP

  • BT Group
  • Channel 4
  • Entain
  • Huawei Technologies (UK)
  • Ipsos Mori
  • Vodafone Group plc

  • Anglo American plc
  • BHP
  • BP plc
  • Cadent Gas 
  • Equinor
  • ExxonMobil
  • Rio Tinto
  • Shell International
  • TOTAL

  • Co-operative Group
  • John Lewis Partnership
  • Kingfisher plc
  • Marks & Spencer plc
  • Sainsbury’s
  • Tesco plc

  • Amazon Web Services
  • Atos
  • Capita plc
  • CGI
  • Cognizant
  • Equifax
  • Fujitsu UK & I
  • Google UK Limited
  • IBM United Kingdom Limited
  • Maximus
  • Microsoft Limited
  • Oracle Corporation UK 
  • QinetiQ
  • RELX Group plc
  • SAP (UK) Limited
  • Serco Group plc
  • Thales Group
  • Xerox

  • Associated British Ports
  • Eversholt Rail 
  • Heathrow Airport Holdings
  • Kuehne + Nagel
  • Trainline Plc
  • Uber UK
  • Unipart Group

  • Centrica plc
  • Drax Group plc
  • National Grid
  • United Utilities plc

In higher education:

We have some of the largest and most prestigious UK universities in our membership, with 62% comprising part of the Russell Group. In total, over 436,000 students attend these institutions. 

Find out if your organisation is a member:

  • Durham University
  • Glasgow Caledonian University 
  • Imperial College
  • King’s College London
  • Loughborough University
  • Sheffield Hallam University
  • The Open University
  • University College London
  • University of Bristol
  • University of Oxford
  • University of Reading
  • University of Warwick
  • University of York

In the not-for-profit sector:

Our not-for-profit members lead on addressing some of the key societal challenges facing the UK today, including advancing the sustainability, environment and climate change agenda, creating fair employment opportunities and reducing poverty.

We also work with a diverse range of charity partners through Charity Next.

Find out if your organisation is a member:

  • British Council
  • Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy
  • Citizens Advice
  • Clarion Housing Group
  • CPI
  • Institution of Civil Engineers
  • Institute of Physics
  • Joseph Rowntree Foundation
  • NSPCC
  • Shaw Trust
  • Which?
  • WorldSkills UK
  • WRAP UK
  • WWF-UK
  • YMCA