John Kampfner joined the Board of the Clore Social Leadership Programme as Chair in December 2014. He succeeded Sir John Gieve who had been Chair since 2009. John is a critically acclaimed author, broadcaster and commentator, specialising in UK politics, international affairs, media and human rights issues.
He brings a wide range of experience to the Clore Social Leadership Programme including as former Chair of the board of Turner Contemporary, and his Directorship of the newly founded Creative Industries Federation. This new membership organisation, which began its work in March 2014, is be the independent voice for the creative industries in the UK. For more about John visit www.jkampfner.net.