Our Campaign Board

Our Campaign Board brings together eminent alumni and friends of Collegiate Cambridge. Acting as advocates and leading by example, the Board shares the aims of the campaign and provides advice to the Vice-Chancellor and the collegiate community.

Our Campaign Board

Co-Chairs

 
 
 
 
 
Dr Mohamed A El-Erian

Dr Mohamed A El-Erian

The former Chief Executive of PIMCO, one of the world’s largest investment management companies, Dr El-Erian now serves as Chief Economic Advisor for Allianz. He formerly served as Chair of President Obama’s global development council and as Deputy Director at the IMF, Managing Director of Salomon Smith Barney, and CEO and President of the Harvard Management Company. He writes regularly for Bloomberg, the Financial Times and Project Syndicate and his book, When Markets Collide, was a New York Times best seller. Dr El-Erian is honorary fellow and alumnus of Queens’ (Economics, 1977) and a member of the Guild of Cambridge Benefactors.

 
 
 
 
 
Sir Harvey McGrath

Sir Harvey McGrath

Sir Harvey, Chairman of Big Society Capital, is an alumnus of St Catharine’s (Geography, 1971). He also serves as Deputy Chair of The Mayor of London’s Enterprise Panel, Chairman of Governors at Birkbeck College, University of London and Chairman of Funding London. Sir Harvey was knighted in the 2016 New Year’s Honours List for services to economic growth and public life. He is a member of the Guild of Cambridge Benefactors and was awarded The Chancellor’s 800th Anniversary Medal for Outstanding Philanthropy in 2012. He chairs a number of charities, including Heart of the City and the Prince’s Teaching Institute, and is a trustee of New Philanthropy Capital and the Mayor’s Fund for London.

Board members

Ms Tzo Tze Ang

Hong Kong
Trinity 1997, Electrical and Information Sciences

Mr Humphrey Battcock

United Kingdom
Downing 1973, Natural Sciences, Physics

Mr Gifford Combs

United States of America
Queens’ 1983, MPhil in Economics & Politics

Mr Peter Dawson

United States of America
St Catharine’s 1974, Natural Sciences, Psychology

Mr Richard Gnodde

United Kingdom
Christ’s 1983, Law

Mr David Harding

United Kingdom
St Catharine’s 1979, Natural Sciences

Dr Bill Janeway Hon CBE

United States of America / United Kingdom
Pembroke 1965, PhD in Economics

Mr Eashwar Krishnan

Hong Kong
Trinity 1996, Physics

Ms Jessica Sainsbury

United Kingdom
Jesus 1989, Archaeology and Anthropology