Sir Paul Judge
President of the Chartered Institute of Marketing
Wednesday 11 February 2009, 18.00-20.30
Sir Paul is the Chairman of Schroder Income Growth Fund plc, a member of the Boards of HEFCE, the United Kingdom Accreditation Service, ENRC plc, Standard Bank Group Ltd of Johannesburg and Tempur-Pedic International Inc of Kentucky and a member of the Advisory Boards for Barclays Private Bank and for Abraaj Capital of Dubai.
His honorary offices include being an Alderman of the City of London, President of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and of the Association of MBAs, Chairman of the Marketing Standards Board and of the British-North American Committee, Deputy Chairman of the American Management Association in New York and a Special Adviser at Chatham House.
Educated at Cambridge and at the Wharton Business School, he led the £97 million buyout of the Cadbury Schweppes food businesses to form Premier Brands. He was subsequently Chairman of Food from Britain, Director General of the Conservative Party and a Ministerial Adviser at the UK Cabinet Office. More recently he was Chairman of the Royal Society of Arts (2003-6), President of the Chartered Management Institute (2004-5) and Chairman of Teachers TV (2005-8). He was the key benefactor of the Judge Business School at the University of Cambridge.