Christine Hodgson is Chairman of Severn Trent plc, prior to that she was Chairman of Capgemini UK plc, having worked there for more than 20 years in a number of UK and Global roles. She also chaired the Capgemini Group Sustainability Board and the UK Women’s Business Network. Prior to joining Capgemini, Christine spent 4 years as Corporate Development Director on the board of Ronson plc and 8 years at Coopers & Lybrand where she specialised in Corporate Finance.

Christine is the Senior Independent Director of Standard Chartered plc, and the Senior Pro Chancellor and Chair of Council at Loughborough University. Christine is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales and has a first-class honours degree from Loughborough University of Technology.

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Latest news and blogs from Christine

PROFILE: 'Meet the corporate leader determined to transform careers advice'Tes, 6 March 2019


NEWS: The school leading on careers education - Schools Week, 18 June 2019

BLOG: Backing success - 25 April 2019

NEWS: 'Anne Milton: 'We are bringing about a breakthrough in careers' - Tes, 26 April 2019

NEWS: 'Hullelujah!' - Tes, 21 December 2018

NEWS: 'Exclusive: Careers advice best in deprived and coastal areas' Tes, 13 November 2018

NEWS: 'The schools giving pupils stolen bikes' Schools Week, 16 October 2018

NEWS: 'Christine Hodgson: ‘Pupils should not think apprenticeships are second class’' - 12 March 2018

NEWS: The companies working to bring youngsters in from the cold - The Guardian, 20 January 2016