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Sir Hugh Bayley

Lay member

Current position and background

Sir Hugh Bayley

Sir Hugh Bayley was initially appointed to the Council in 2017 and has been reappointed to serve a second term. Sir Hugh serves on the Remuneration Committee.

Sir Hugh is a Commissioner for the Independent Commission for Aid Impact and is a Trustee of the International Rescue Committee UK and the Drill 2 Drink charity. Sir Hugh previously served as the Member of Parliament for York (Central) for 23 years, holding a number of ministerial posts and is a former President of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly.

He was knighted in 2015 in recognition of his services to NATO and to international development.

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