Sir Kenneth Olisa OBE

Sir Kenneth Olisa OBE (Chair)

Kenneth Olisa OBE, FRSA, FBCS, was appointed HM Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London in 2015. He is Lord Deputy-Chair of the Institute of Directors, the first British-born black man to serve as a Director of a FTSE-100 company (Reuters) and the founder of two technology merchant banks. Ken is a Freeman of the City of London, Liveryman and Past Master of the Worshipful Company of Information Technologists. An advocate of social inclusion, he is President and former Chair of Thames Reach; Chair of the Shaw Trust; founding Chair of the Powerlist Foundation; a former Governor of the Peabody Trust; and a former Non-Executive Director of the West Lambeth NHS Trust.