Appointed by the Council until 2021
Richard Mayson, BA
Employment: Freelance wine writer, lecturer and consultant (1989-), Regional Chairman, Decanter World Wine Awards (2004-), Owner/Manager, Quinta do Centro, vineyard in Portugal (2005-)
Membership of University Committees: Alumni Board (Chair); Council; Council Audit Committee; Council Nominations Committee; Council Senior Remuneration Committee; Honorary Degrees Committee; Investment Group.
Special Interests: 20th Century Architecture, Modern British Painting, running/keeping fit, walking in the Peak District