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 sits on the board of Business in the Community. She is also a member of the Finance Committee of the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust. 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