Ofcom Board - register of disclosable interests

Members are required to disclose interests (including shareholdings,directorships and employments) they, their partners or minor children have in companies whose core business activities (and hence share price) could be affected by Ofcom's decisions. Also included in the register are company directorships, offices held in charitable bodies, and other public appointments.

Dame Patricia Hodgson DBE Chairman (Appointed 1 April 2014)

  • Pensioner in the Ofcom (former ITC) Pension Plan
  • BBC Pension
  • Member of the independent cross party Commission established by Government in July 2015 to review the Freedom of Information Act 2000

The Baroness Noakes DBE Deputy Chairman (appointed 1 June 2014)

  • Non-executive Director, Royal Bank of Scotland (where she chairs the Board Risk Committee)
  • Member of the House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee
  • Member of the House of Lords EU Internal Markets Committee

Letter to the Secretary of State regarding Baroness Noakes' interests.

Letter to the Shadow Secretary of State regarding Baroness Noakes' interests

Sharon White Chief Executive (appointed March 2015)

  • None

Dr Steve Unger

  • Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)

Mike McTighe (Appointed 1 September 2007)

  • Chairman, WYG plc
  • Director, Traitrealm Limited
  • Chairman, Jerrold Holdings Limited
  • Chairman, Gortmullan Holdings Limited
  • Chairman, Aventas Manufacturing Group Ltd (formerly Quinn)
  • Non Executive Director of Quinn Life Direct Limited
  • Chairman, Arran Isle Holdings Ltd

Tim Gardam (Appointed 6 September 2005)

  • Principal of St Anne's College, Oxford
  • Director of St Anne’s College Services Limited
  • Chair of the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University
  • Member of the Channel 4 Corporation (C4C) pension scheme
  • Chairman of the Consumers’ Association, Which? (with effect from 18 November 2015)

Dame Lynne Brindley (Appointed 1 September 2011)

  • Council Member, City University
  • Court Member, Goldsmiths' Livery Company
  • Chair of Trustees, Goldsmiths' Centre of Goldsmiths' Charity
  • Stanford University Advisory Council for Libraries and Academic Information Resources
  • Wolfson Foundation (Arts Panel), Member
  • Master of Pembroke College Oxford

Stephen Hill (Appointed 1 October 2014)

  • Chairman, Board of Trustees – Action on Hearing Loss, Royal National Institute for Deaf People
  • Director, IG Group plc
  • Director, AZTEC Ltd
  • Director, Applerigg Ltd

Graham Mather (Appointed 1 June 2014)

  • President of the European Policy Forum and Chairman of its Regulatory Best Practice Group
  • Director, Greenham Common Community Trust Limited
  • Director, Pelican Cancer Foundation
  • Director, Social Market Foundation.

Jonathan Oxley, Group Director Competition

  • Member of the BT Defined Benefit Pension Scheme
  • Previously (4 May 2006 to 12 May 2010) Local Councillor (London Borough of Ealing)