Our board, chaired by Sir Peter Rogers, oversees the strategy and delivery of our business plan to ensure a better future for West End businesses.

New West End Company is committed, where possible, to meeting the corporate governance principles set out in the UK Corporate Governance Code. In addition to the Strategic Board, we have six governance and sub-groups, which are chaired by our board members, to advise and scrutinise our business strategy, plans and budgets.

The Board is made up of a range of senior executives in retail, property and place management across our district. The current Board members are:

Paul Jackson

Paul Jackson

General Manager, Claridge’s
Toby Courtauld

Toby Courtauld

Chief Executive, GPE
James Raynor

James Raynor

Chief Executive, Grosvenor Property UK
Katherine Russell

Katherine Russell

Head of Real Estate, John Lewis Partnership
Sacha Berendji,

Sacha Berendji

Director of Retail, Marks & Spencer
Hugh Milward

Hugh Milward

General Manager, Corporate, External and Legal Affairs, Microsoft
Sir Peter Rogers

Sir Peter Rogers

Chairman, New West End Company
Manuel Criado-Romero

Manuel Criado-Romero

Managing Director, Ponte Gadea, UK
Meave Wall

Meave Wall

Executive Director of Stores, Selfridges
Jayesh Patel

Jayesh Patel

Portfolio Manager, Norges Bank Investment Management
Dee Corsi

Dee Corsi

Interim Chief Executive, New West End Company
Matthew Shields

Matthew Shields

Retail Director, Watches of Switzerland UK and Mono-Brand Boutiques UK
Charles Owen

Charles Owen

Head of Asset Management - Regent Street, The Crown Estate
Giles Easter

Giles Easter

Chief Executive, Astrea Asset Management

Paul Williams

Chief Executive, Derwent London