Liz Padmore read both Philosophy, Politics and Economics and Jurisprudence at Brasenose College, Oxford. She has extensive experience at the Board level in private, public and not-for- profit sectors.
She was previously a strategy partner at Accenture where she created and ran their global strategic think tank. Specialising in scenario planning, strategic communications, corporate social responsibility and relationship management.
Liz is Chairman of Hampshire Hospitals NHS FT; a Barclay Fellow of Green Templeton College, Oxford where she chairs the Remuneration Committee; Chairman of Housing Solutions; a director of Youth Business International where she also serves on the audit committee and chairs the accreditation committee; Council of Management and Governor of the Ditchley Foundation where she sits on the Finance & General Management Committee. She was previously a member of the Board of IPSA where she chaired the Remuneration Committee; on the Council of Chatham House; a Director of National Australia Group Europe and Clydesdale Bank plc and the advisory board of IMD.
Liz is a member and previous vice chairman of Forum UK [part of the International Women’s Forum]; a member of Women Corporate Directors and an elected FRSA (Fellow of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts Manufacturing and Commerce).
Liz was awarded the Sunday Times public sector Non-Executive Director of the Year Award in 2013.