Please note
The Gallery will be closed on Tuesday 8th March for two Leif Ove Andsnes concerts. See What's On for details.
Did you know?
We are the world's first purpose-built public art gallery.
Did you know?
We are licenced for wedding ceremonies in the Gallery. Get married amongst the old masters!

Governance

Simon Freakley (Chairman of the board of Trustees)

Simon is currently Chief Executive Officer of AlixPartners and previously, the CEO of Zolfo Cooper and Kroll Inc.  He studied accounting at Birmingham University and has over 30 years of experience with business turnaround, strategic consulting, and mediation in business recovery strategies.  In recent years, he has served as Chief Restructuring Officer of Stemcor, hibu plc, and Snoras Bank. 

Simon is Chairman of Grange Park Opera and London Music Masters. He was formerly a Trustee of the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington and of the English National Ballet. He was also on the Development Boards of the English National Opera and the New York City Ballet.  His other interests include shooting, and sailing. He is married to Meg Freakley and has two children.