Independent Chair

Suzanne is the Chairman of the Joint Audit Panel for the Mayor’s Office of Policing and Crime and the Metropolitan Police Service, which brings together the health and social care organisations of those two boroughs. She is also the Deputy Chairman of the Valuation Tribunal Service.

She has been CEO of both the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority and the Financial Services Compensation Scheme. Her last Executive role was as the UK’s Immigration Services Commissioner.

Initially working as a lawyer, with an LL.M. degree from Cambridge, she left private practice and then lecturing in law at Manchester University to go into the civil service working first at the Home Office, where she served as Private Secretary to two Home Secretaries, and then at HM Treasury.