Ian Peacock was, until recently, Chairman of Mothercare plc and Deputy Chairman of Lombard Risk Management plc. He is Chairman of the Financial Advisory Committee for Westminster Abbey and of Family Mosaic plc, a London-based housing association. He is also a trustee of Chiswick House. Ian was previously Chairman of Galiform PLC (formerly MFI Furniture Group) and has also held a number of senior positions in the banking industry in London, New York and Asia with Kleinwort Benson Group and with BZW. He was also a special adviser to the Bank of England from 1998 - 2000, and a non-executive director of Norwich and Peterborough Building Society until 2005. Ian is a City Fellow of Hughes Hall, Cambridge.