Sir David Bell
Sir David Bell is the Chair of Trustees for The Transformation Trust. He is also a non-executive director of the Economist, Chairman of Sadlers Wells, the University of Roehampton, the London Transport Museum, the Media Standards Trust, the Institute of War and Peace Reporting and the Walpole Committee.
He also serves on the boards of a number of organisations. David was Chairman of the Financial Times from 1996 until his retirement at the end of 2009 and served on the board of Pearson plc for thirteen years until May 2009. He was also Chairman of the Millennium Bridge Trust (1995-2002), responsible for conceiving the first new bridge across Thames in the centre of London for 100 years. Sir David received his knighthood for services to industry, the arts and charity.