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Alderman Robert Howard
Chair

Robert was elected Alderman in the City of London in 2015, having previously been a councilman since 2011. He is chair of the City of London Academy Shoreditch Park and a governor of City of London Freemen’s School and Capel Manor College in Enfield. He is a trustee of the City of London Academy Trust and a member of the City Corporation’s Education Board, as well as being a trustee of two educational foundations: Central Foundation Schools of London and United Westminster and Greycoat Foundation.

Robert has worked for over 25 years at Charles Stanley, a listed investment management firm in the City. He was educated at Radley College, Oxford University and London Business School. Appointed in April 2021, he is a Member of the governance and finance and estates committees.