NEWS9 March 2016

Duffy, Matheson and West appointed as NatCen trustees

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UK — Maureen Duffy, Jil Matheson and Stephen West have been appointed to the board of trustees of NatCen Social Research. 

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Duffy (pictured) was most recently CEO of TNS UK, having left that role at the end of 2014. Matheson was national statistician, head of the Government Statistical Service and chief executive of the UK Statistics Authority from 2009 until her retirement in 2014.

Stephen West is a chartered accountant and currently non-executive director of the Institute of Food Research.

"These three new trustees are a welcome addition to the NatCen board of trustees," said Professor Sir Robert Burgess, chair of the board.

"They add considerable research, financial and marketing expertise to the board. The experience that NatCen’s new trustees will bring will enable us to continue to deliver our charitable objectives of doing research that works for society.” 

NatCen Social Research also named Guy Goodwin as its new chief executive this week.