Fiona Thompson

Trustee

Fiona is a board member of several not-for profit organisations in the international development, education and arts fields, including Chair of Transparency International UK, and Chair of the audit committee of Capital City College Group. She is an independent member of the audit committee of the UK Department for International Development.

As an independent consultant over many years, she provided advice and research on investment issues, government-business relations and development, particularly in emerging markets, and has lived and worked in Brazil, India and South Africa. She has been involved in the energy sector for her entire career, most recently focusing on power projects in sub-Saharan Africa. She is a Chartered Accountant (ICAEW) and has a doctorate in politics and economics.