Lord Carter of Barnes CBE
Stephen A. Carter, Chair of the Board of Governors, is the Chief Marketing, Strategy and Communications Officer of Alcatel-Lucent, and is a member of the Executive Management Committee.
He has held a variety of Senior Executive roles in the Media and Telecommunications Industry including Managing Director of NTL UK & Ireland; Chief Executive of two marketing service businesses - J. Walter Thompson UK Limited and the Brunswick Group LLP; the founding Chief Executive of Ofcom (the UK Communications Regulator) and he was also Minister for Communications, Technology & Broadcasting.
He is a law graduate from Aberdeen University, and also completed the HBS AMP.
Stephen is a Non Executive Director of Informa plc, is a Trustee of The Royal Shakespeare Company, a Vice President of UNICEF UK , and is a Past Chairman of the Marketing Group of Great Britain.
Stephen was awarded a CBE for services to the Communications Industry in 2006, and is a Life Peer.