Bryan Sanderson was appointed Interim Chair of the Low Pay Commission on 17 February 2017. He is currently Chairman of the Florence Nightingale Foundation charity, a Trustee of the Economist and a Premier League representative of the financial fair play committee.
Prior to Bryan’s current role:
He was a Managing Director and CEO of BP Chemicals (1992-2000). He was the Chairman at Standard Chartered Bank, Northern Rock, the Learning and Skills Council and BUPA (2001-2006). former Vice Chairman of the Court of the LSE but remains an Emeritus Governor, former Chairman of the Sunderland Area Regeneration Company and Sunderland plc (football).Currently, non-executive Chairman, Cella Energy, non-executive Director, Argus Media, Chairman of The Florence Nightingale Foundation, Chairman, Home Renaissance Foundation, a non-executive director of Durham County Cricket Club and Trustee of The Economist.Educ. London School of Economics and the IMEDE Business School in Lausanne. Awarded Hon. DBA Sunderland University, 1998 and York, 1999.
Bryan has more than 40 years’ experience in the energy, chemicals and financial sectors.