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Our decision making committees and executive management

The Commissioners and members of our leadership team make up our decision making committees and boards.

Organisational structure

Executive group

Our corporate decision making body   

MemberRole

Neil McArthur

Chief Executive

Sarah Gardner

Executive Director (on maternity leave)

Paul Hope

Executive Director

Tim Miller

Executive Director

David Pemberton

Executive Director

Helen Venn

Executive Director

Richard Watson

Executive Director

Vic Beaumont 

Chief People Officer

Philip Lloyd

Chief Finance Officer

John Tanner

Executive Director 

Operating group

Monitors delivery of our business plan

MemberRole

David Pemberton (chair)

Executive Director

Ian Angus

Programme Director

Vic Beaumont

Chief People Officer

Brad Enright

Programme Director

James Green

Programme Director

Ben Haden

Programme Director

James Holdaway 

Programme Director

Jenny Humble

Head of Strategic Analysis 

Anna Howe

Programme Director

Adam Darkes

Head of PMO

Tamsin Morgan

Director of Communications

Alistair Quigley

Programme Director

Helen Rhodes

Programme Director

Oliver Sweeney

Head of Legal

Mandy Gill

Programme Director

Leanne Oxley

Programme Director

National Lottery committee

Provides advice to the Board of Commissioners and the Chief Executive in relation to the exercise of our functions under the National Lottery etc. Act 1993.


MemberRole

Trevor Pearce (chair)

Commissioner

Jonathan Scott 

Commissioner

Alison Hastings

Commissioner

National Lottery Competition Committee

MemberRole

Stephen Cohen (chair)

Commissioner

John Baillie

Commissioner

Carol Brady

Commissioner

Catherine Seddon

Commissioner

Audit committee

Supports the Board of Commissioners and the Chief Executive (as Accounting Officer) in their respective responsibilities for control and governance, risk management and associated assurance. 

MemberRole

Sarika Patel (chair)

Commissioner

John Baillie

Commissioner

Catharine Seddon

Commissioner

Remuneration committee

Supports the Board of Commissioners and the Chief Executive (as Accounting Officer) in their responsibilities for remuneration policies, the performance and remuneration of the Chief Executive and leadership team and recruitment of the Chief Executive, when required.

MemberRole

Alison Hastings (chair)

Commissioner

Carol Brady

Commissioner