Governance of IPEM

IPEM is a charity registered with the Charity Commissioners of England and Wales (Reg. No. 1047999) and a Company Limited by Guarantee (Reg. No. 3080332).

Registration as a charity in Scotland (and Northern Ireland) is not necessary because the Institute's operations in these jurisdictions do not fall within the registration criteria.

IPEM is governed in accordance with its Articles of Association, which were last updated on 3 September 2013.

Click on the Articles of Association and Rules

IPEM Investment Policy

Board of Trustees 

The Board of Trustees is the governing body of the Institute and the Trustees are collectively and separately responsible for ensuring good governance and that all Institute activities are in accordance with the objects of the Institute and other legislative requirement. Members of the Board of Trustees are of varied backgrounds and experience. Individually and collectively they exercise independent and objective judgement on behalf of the Institute.  

The Board of Trustees meets four times a year and the Chairman of the Board in 2020/2021 is President Professor Stephen O'Connor.

Other Board Members:


President Elect

Dr Robert Farley 

Honorary Secretary (Independent)

Mrs Danielle Ross


Honorary Treasurer

Mr John Turner


Director, Professional & Standards Council

Dr Emma Bowers


Director, Science, Research & Innovation Council

Dr Andrew Reilly  

Member Trustee

Ms Claire Hardiman


Member Trustee

Dr Anna Barnes


Member Trustee

Dr Benjamin Metcalfe


Independent Trustee 

Ms Chelsea Roche


Independent Trustee

Mrs Alison Robinson-Canham

 Independent Trustee  Dr Justin Richards  


Board of Trustees Meeting Dates 2020/21

Thursday 15 October 2020

Thursday 21 January 2021

Thursday 22 April 2021

Thursday 15 July 2021

Thursday 14 October 2021

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