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Register of members interests

Members of the Council are expected to declare any personal, political or business interest that may, or may be perceived to, influence their judgement.

Members will declare primary affiliations upon appointment. Members will declare, in Council, secondary affiliations relevant to the topic under discussion.

ELC MemberAffiliation
Rt Hon David Willetts MP Minister for Universities and Science
Dominic Tildesley Unilever
Rt Hon Ed Vaizey MP Minister for Culture, Communications, and the Creative Industries
Paul Best Frazer-Nash/CFMS
Ian Dix AstraZeneca
David Docherty Digital Television Group
Andy Grant IBM
Darren Green GlaxoSmithKline
Prof Tony Hey Microsoft
Sean McGuire Intel
Andy Searle Jaguar Land Rover
Kaitlin Thaney Digital Science
Prof Peter Coveney University College London
Prof Robert Glen University of Cambridge
Prof Richard Kenway University of Edinburgh
Dr Oz Parchment University of Southampton
Prof Mike Payne University of Cambridge
Prof John Bancroft Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC)
Visiting Professor, Department of Research and Enterprise, University of
Dr Stuart Bell Met Office
David Bott Technology Strategy Board
Dr Bob Day JANET(UK)
Prof Douglas Kell Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)
Dr Lesley Thompson

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