Chairs confirmed to join 11th May:

Sir Douglas Flint – Chairman, Standard Life Aberdeen plc

Thomas Thune Andersen - Chairman, Orsted A/S

Kevin Ellis - Senior Partner & Chairman, PwC UK

Chad Holliday - Chairman, Royal Dutch Shell plc

Ian Barlow - Chairman, Foxtons Group plc

Sir Win Bischoff – Chairman, JP Morgan Securities plc

Mike Clasper - Chairman, Coats Group plc

Michael Cole-Fontayn - Chairman, Association for Financial Markets in Europe

Tom de Swaan - Chairman, ABN AMRO Bank NV

Chris Gibson-Smith – Vice Chairman, UBS Investment Bank

Tom Johnstone – Chairman, Husqvarna AB

Andy Kemp - Partner, PwC

Mike McTighe – Chairman, IG Group Holdings plc

Herman Mulder – Chair, Impact Economy Foundation

Orna NiChionna – Senior Independent NED, Saga plc

Marjan Oudeman - Board Member, Aalberts NV

Gill Rider – Chair, Pennon Group plc

Alexander Rinnooy Kan - Board Member, Siemens Nederland NV

Phil Smith - Chairman, IQE plc

Jacqueline Tammenoms-Bakker - Deputy Chairman, TomTom NV

Martin van Pernis - Vice President/Chairman, ASMI/Aalberts &


Next event 

Professional Boards Forum Webinar

Tuesday 11 May 2021, from 3pm to 5.30pm BST 


In-Conversation with: 

Sir Douglas Flint, Chairman, Standard Life Aberdeen plc,
Thomas Thune Andersen, Chairman, Orsted A/S &

Kevin Ellis, Senior Partner & Chairman, PwC UK

followed by Simulated Board Meeting

  • Chairs and candidates discuss a board case on strategic, financial and governance issues 

  • in two sessions, you will work with different Chairs

  • the programme concludes with virtual networking

> See programme 

London, May 2019 Event

“It has never been more important for all of us to keep making connections, albeit digitally. The Professional Boards Forum and its network is a wonderful way of helping do just that, and so supporting talented women to achieve their goals”

Robert Swannell, Chairman, UK Government Investments