Chancellor, University of York. Former Chairman, NHS England.
Chancellor, University of York (2015-)
Formerly: Chairman, NHS England (2011-2018); President and Provost, University College London (2003-2013); Chairman, Russell Group.
Member: Higher Education Funding Council for England, the Economic and Social Research Council, the Hong Kong University Grants Committee; Pro-Vice Chancellor, University of Cambridge; Chair, Local Government Commission for England; Chair, Agriculture and Environment Biotechnology Commission (UK).
An Honorary Governor (2019-), The Ditchley Foundation.