Sir Ian Cheshire

Sir Ian Cheshire


Appointed: 3 April 2017

Relevant skills and experience

Sir Ian is a member of the Board and is also Chair of Barclays Bank UK PLC. He brings to the Board substantial business experience particularly in the international retail sector from his lengthy executive career at the Kingfisher Group, as well as experience in sustainability and environmental matters. Sir Ian holds strong credentials in leadership, is involved with many charitable organisations, such as The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Foundation and is highly regarded by the Government for his work with various Government departments.

Key current appointments

  • Chairman, Maisons du Monde
  • Chairman, Menhaden plc
  • Lead non-executive director for the Government
  • Trustee, Institute for Government

Committee membership