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 of Flood Re, a Non-executive Director and Governance Committee Chair 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, the Lending Standards Board, 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.