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Sir Michael (Mike) Rake FCA, FCGI

Sir Michael (Mike) Rake FCA, FCGI

Experienced Chair: Public Sector, Private Sector
Experienced CEO: Partnership

  • 29 years of international senior leadership experience
  • Multi-industry knowledge in private equity, financial services, technology, telecommunications, consulting, energy, property, retail and leisure, government
  • Experience as a Nomination Committee Chair, Audit Committee member, Business Development Committee member, Compensation Committee member, Finance Committee member, Governance Committee member, Investment Committee member, Risk Committee member
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Current Positions

Sir Michael Rake serves as Chairman of Wireless Logic Group Ltd, Great Ormond Street Hospital, Phoenix Global Resources plc, Majid Al Futtaim Holdings LLC, Newday Group UK Ltd and The International Chamber of Commerce UK, and is a Non-Executive Director at Huawei Technologies (UK) Co. Ltd. He is also a Senior Advisor for Chatham House.

Industry Knowledge

Sir Michael served as the Chairman of BT Group plc, was the former International Chairman of KPMG and, prior to his appointment as International Chairman, was Chairman of KPMG in Europe and Senior Partner of KPMG in the UK. 

He was Chairman of Worldpay Group plc, Chairman of EasyJet plc, President of the CBI, a member of the Prime Minister’s Business Advisory Group and a Non-Executive Director of Barclays plc, becoming Deputy Chairman from 2012 to 2015. He was also a Director of S&P Global Inc.

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Sir Roger Carr

Sir Roger Carr

Sir Roger Carr is the Chairman of BAE Systems plc and a Senior Advisor to Kohlberg Kravis and Roberts & Co LP. In addition, he is Chairman of the English National Ballet, Vice-President of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity, and a Visiting Fellow of Saïd Business School, University of Oxford.

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William (Bill) Green

William (Bill) Green

William (Bill) Green is the former CEO and Chairman of Accenture. He is currently the Chairman of Syniti, and Chairman for GTY Technology Holdings Inc. He is also a member of the Board of Directors at Dell Technologies, S&P Global, Inovalon (a provider of data analytics, intervention and reporting platforms to the healthcare industry) and Advisor360° (a provider of a unified, integrated software suite for wealth management).

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Dr Pascal Colombani

Dr Pascal Colombani

Pascal Colombani previously chaired the Supervisory Board of Areva, was Chairman of Valeo SA and was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the French Atomic Energy Commission. Pascal is President of TII Strategies SASU, a consulting and investment company, since 2014. He also serves as a member of the EMEA advisory board of JPMorgan Chase, as Senior Advisor of Kearney, a global management consulting firm and as a Senior Advisor of Truffle Capital.

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Dominique Reiniche

Dominique Reiniche

Dominique Reiniche serves as Chair Chr. Hansen Holding A/S, a global bioscience company that develops natural solutions for the food, nutritional, pharmaceutical and agricultural industries. She is also the Chair of the Board of Eurostar EIL and is a member of the Board of PayPal Luxembourg, Deliveroo plc, Mondi plc, as well as a Severn Trent plc.

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