Country: United Kingdom
Claire Ighodaro became a member of the International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants in 2013. She was nominated by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).
Ms. Ighodaro is a board member and Audit Committee Chair of Lloyd’s of London and the Lending Standards Board, a non-executive director of Merrill Lynch International and a council member of University of Surrey. She was an independent director of the UK Department for Business, Innovation, and Skills and board member and Audit Committee Chair of UK Trade and Investment, the Open University, and the British Council. Until 2005 she was a senior executive at BT PLC, working in the UK and Germany. She is a past president of CIMA.
Ms. Ighodaro is a fellow of CIMA and of the Institute of Directors. She was awarded a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) by Her Majesty the Queen in 2008 for services to business.