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Sir David Bell

Affiliated Lecturer

BA (University of Cambridge), MA (University of Pennsylvania)

Professional experience

Sir David Bell is Chairman of the Syndicate of Cambridge University Press, and Non-Executive Director of The Economist. He is also Chairman of the London Transport Museum, the Institute of War and Peace Reporting, the Council of University of Roehampton, the Transformation Trust and Sadler's Wells Theatre, as well as Chair of the University of Cambridge Centre for Gender Studies' Development Committee, and a Trustee of the Esmee Fairbairn Foundation.

From 1996-2009 Sir David Bell was Chairman of the Financial Times, Executive Director for People at Pearson Group, and Chairman of Pearson Inc.

He was knighted in 2004, for services to business, the arts and charity.

Contact details

Sir David Bell
c/o Cambridge Judge Business School
University of Cambridge
Trumpington Street
Cambridge CB2 1AG