The Finance Committee advises on all matters relating to financial management and policy and reports directly to Council.
The Committee is comprised of at least four Academy Fellows, including the President, and is chaired by the Treasurer. At least two external members are also appointed to provide specific experience and expertise. Members generally serve for three years. The Committee meets not less than three times a year and meetings are attended by the Executive Director and Director of Finance and Resources. Current members are:
Professor Dame Anne Johnson DBE PMedSci, Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, University College London (President)
Professor Ed Bullmore FMedSci, Professor of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge (Treasurer)
Professor Jeremy Pearson MBE FMedSci, Emeritus Professor of Vascular Biology, King’s College London and former Associate Medical Director, British Heart Foundation