Hari Punchihewa

Chair of the Audit & Risk Committee

Hari brings over 25 years’ senior director and board level experience gained within Daimler Benz Group, University of Derby, and the Action for Children charity. He is qualified as a Chartered Management Accountant and a Chartered Banker and holds an MBA.

Hari attended the High Potential Leadership Programme at Harvard Business School, USA. In 2005 he achieved Chartered Director status, the most recognised qualification for Non-Executive Directors from the Institute of Directors (IoD) UK.

He has held number of Non-Executive Director positions and currently chairs the Audit and Risk committee at the Office for Legal Complaints and at Derby County Cricket Club. Hari also serves as a Justice of Peace and a presiding Magistrate.