Edward Lord is a board level leader and adviser specialising in risk, particularly reputational and political risk. Edward’s expertise includes stakeholder engagement; governance, ethics, and change; philanthropy and corporate social responsibility; and diversity and inclusion.

Edward is an elected member of the City of London Corporation, and chairs the Establishment Committee, which leads on workforce and inclusion policy. Edward is also a long-standing Justice of the Peace, currently deputy chair of the Central London Bench, and a trustee of the City Bridge Trust and Trust for London.

Edward is former chair of Local Partnerships LLP, Swim England, Capital Ambition, and Megalith Realty, and is a former board member of Parkwood Holdings plc, Social Investment Business Limited, and the Local Government Association.