Governance of IPEM

IPEM is a charity registered with the Charity Commissioners of England and Wales (Reg. No. 1047999) and a Company Limited by Guarantee (Reg. No. 3080332).

Registration as a charity in Scotland (and Northern Ireland) is not necessary because the Institute's operations in these jurisdictions do not fall within the registration criteria.

IPEM is governed in accordance with its Articles of Association, which were last updated on 3 September 2013.

Click on the Articles of Association and Rules

IPEM Investment Policy

Board of Trustees 

The Board of Trustees is the governing body of the Institute and the Trustees are collectively and separately responsible for ensuring good governance and that all Institute activities are in accordance with the objects of the Institute and other legislative requirement. Members of the Board of Trustees are of varied backgrounds and experience. Individually and collectively they exercise independent and objective judgement on behalf of the Institute.  

The Board of Trustees meets four times a year and the Chairman of the Board in 2019/2020 is the President Professor Stephen O'Connor.

Other Board Members:


Immediate Past President

Professor Mark Tooley

Honorary Secretary (Independent)

Mrs Danielle Ross

Honorary Treasurer

Mr John Turner

Director, Professional & Standards Council

Dr Emma Bowers

Director, Science, Research & Innovation Council

Dr Roger Staff

Member Trustee

Professor Bernie Conway

Member Trustee

Dr Anna Barnes

Member Trustee

Dr Benjamin Metcalfe

Independent Trustee 

Ms Chelsea Roche

Independent Trustee

Mrs Alison Robinson-Canham

 Independent Trustee   Dr Justin Richards

Top Row left to right: Professor Mark Tooley, Professor Bernie Conway, Dr Benjamin Metcalfe, Dr Roger Staff, Dr Justin Richards, Mr John Turner

Bottom Row left to right: Mrs Alison Robinson-Canham, Professor Stephen O'Connor, Dr Emma Bowers, Mrs Danielle Ross

Board of Trustees Meeting Dates 2019/20

Thursday 10 October 2019

Thursday 23 January 2020

Thursday 23 April 2020

Thursday 16 July 2020

Thursday 15 October 2020

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