Sir Peter Bazalgette : Chair
Sir Peter Bazalgette is chair of Arts Council England and former chair of English National Opera.
He has raised funds for arts and media organisations, notably as chair of The Crossness Engines Trust (a steam museum) and as deputy chair of The National Film and Television School.
He has a number of digital media interests, serving on the boards of YouGov and MirriAd and the Advisory Board of BBH. In TV, he is the president of The Royal Television Society, served as the chief creative officer of Endemol, on the Board of Channel 4 and devised several internationally successful television formats. He was also a non-executive director of DCMS. Peter also writes a regular food column for the Financial Times.
Term of appointment: 1 February 2013 - 31 January 2017