Sir Christopher Kelly

Sir Christopher Kelly

Chair, King's Fund

Sir Christopher Kelly is chair of the Kings Fund and of the TPO Foundation. He has previously been chair of the NSPCC, of the Committee on Standards in Public Life, of Compact Voice and of the Financial Ombudsman Service.

Until 2001 he was a civil servant. He was director of monetary and fiscal policy and director of the Budget and public finances at HM Treasury, where worked from 1970 to 1995. He then became head of the policy group at the then Department of Social Security and in 1997 was appointed permanent secretary to the Department of Health.

Since leaving the civil service in 2001 he has chaired various reviews, including one on paying for the cost of long-term care for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation and another on the arrest to sentence part of the criminal justice system which led to the creation of the Office for Criminal Justice Reform. In 2004 he also chaired a serious case review commissioned by the North East Lincolnshire Area Child Protection Committee into aspects of the Ian Huntley case.

Kelly has been a Charity Awards judge since 2007.

Is this profile up-to-date? If not, please let us know at whoswho@civilsociety.co.uk

Displaying 1 to 1 (of 1)

NSPCC: issues for the chair

Chris Kelly, chair of NSPCC, discusses the major issues surrounding his governance. "With all of our activity one of the big issues for us is to make sure that we retain our focus. There is no great magic about this. The essential ingredients are in any manual on how to run organisations. The trick is to implement them effectively."

Displaying 1 to 1 (of 1)

Directory

Search the Directory

 

The Civil Society Directory is a comprehensive and effective resource for finding organisations and people in the sector.

Dorothy Dalton (17) James Sinclair Taylor (7) Don Bawtree (6) Anne-Marie Piper (5) Neal Green (5) Lindsay Driscoll (5) Anne Moynihan (5) Beryl Hobson (5) Tania Mason (4) Stephen Lloyd (4)
Shivaji Shiva (4) Mike Hudson (4) Olga Johnson (4) Jonathan Burchfield (3) Tesse Akpeki (3) Alastair Keatinge (3) Sarah Phillips OBE (3) Ian Gould (3) Hannah Armit (2) Rachel Holmes (2) Kate Sayer (2) Heather Lamont (2) Paul Gibson (2) Ian Allsop (2) Su Sayer (2) Jo Coleman (2) Linda Laurance (2) Janet Turner QC (2) Rosie Chapman (2) Martyn Turner (2) Kirsty Weakley (2) Jayne Adams (2) Alice Faure Walker (2) Andrew Studd (2) Alistair Lomax (2) Vibeka Mair (1) Celina Ribeiro (1) Jackie Ballard (1) Neville Brownlee (1) Ciaran Devane (1) Glen Flannery (1) Andrew Hind CB (1) John Kelly (1) Michael King (1) Jane Klauber (1) Fiona Reynolds (1) Andrew Small (1) Richard Weaver (1) Paul Woodward (1) Sam Younger (1) Ben Morrison (1) Roger Chester (1) Karen Bigwood (1) Jesper Christensen (1) Lord Low of Dalston (1) Sir Christopher Kelly (1) Rodney Buse (1) Amir Bhatia (1) Ani Brooker (1) Julia Unwin (1) Jo Williams (1) Jim Gardner (1) Malcolm Hayday (1) Mark Keenan (1) Gerald Oppenheim (1) Stephen Dunmore (1) James Carleton (1) James Kilby (1) David Mears (1) David Green (1) Louise Thomson (1) Catherine Rustomji (1) Jay Patel (1) Alison Kelly (1) Henry Frydenson (1) Chris Billington (1) Keith Smith (1) Fraser Simpson (1) Caron Bradshaw (1) Niki May Young (1) Stephen Hammersley (1) David Carrington (1) Julian Blake (1) Jim Black (1) Augustus Della-Porta (1) Barbara Young (1) Karen Brown (1) Amanda McLean (1) Javed Khan (1) Caroline Beaumont (1) Maurice Rumbold (1) Marg Mayne (1) Katharine Moss (1) Reza Motazedi (1) Atul Patel (1) Stephanie Biden (1) Josh Whiten (1) Stephanie Howarth (1) Mairéad O'Reilly (1) Daphne Pullen (1) Moira Protani (1) Joy Allen (1) Tony Hales (1) Paul Farmer (1) Brian O'Gorman (1) Nick Hurley (1) Adrian Bagg (1) Chris Brophy (1) Alice Sharman (1) David Spence (1) Paul Snell (1) Emily Corfe (1) Caroline Banwell (1)
Less +++ More +++

Values underpin the Samaritans' strategy

13 Jul 2015

As she prepares to stand down as chief executive, Catherine Johnstone outlines the way that Samaritans’...

A closer look at VAT and direct mail

10 Jul 2015

The Charity Tax Group's John Hemming examines the ins and outs of direct mail and VAT legislation.

No excuse for late filing of annual accounts

10 Jul 2015

Don Bawtree takes a look at the rules surrounding the late filing of financial accounts.

Could charities face more challenges over legacies?

29 Jul 2015

On Monday the court of appeal awarded £164,000 to the estranged daughter of a woman who left her entire...

Behind the scenes at Kids Company

27 Jul 2015

Earlier this year, Kids Company was already under pressure over claims it mismanaged staff and finances....

Camila Batmanghelidjh: I never wanted to run Kids Company

23 Jul 2015

After a year of controversy, Kids Company announced that its founder, Camila Batmanghelidjh, would step...

How to fund digital transformation at charities

28 Jul 2015

The landscape that charities operate in is changing, and the funding structures which support the sector...

Really simple first aid at the British Red Cross

7 Jul 2015

Kirsty Weakley report's on a new customer-relationship management system at the British Red Cross, and...

Paying the price of poor data management: how to avoid falling foul of the Data Protection Act

29 Jun 2015

Charities are still failing to sufficiently protect personal data, with breaches more than doubling over...

Join the discussion

Twitter
 
Training

Attending our one day courses is a highly effective way of ensuring new and existing trustees fully understand their role, responsibilities and liabilities.

>> Find out more <<