Staff Profiles

Dr. Alistair Somerville-Ford FTS

Dr. Alistair Somerville Ford FTS

ICM Chairman

In addition to his work with the Institute, Dr Alistair Somerville Ford is an international consultant specialising in the design, development and implementation of strategic plans to meet social inclusion.

Adair Somerville-Ford

Adair Somerville Ford

ICM Deputy Chairman

Following a fast-track management training programme with Barclays Bank, in 1988, Adair joined Chase Manhattan Bank’s new European offices in Bournemouth prior to their acquisition by JP Morgan, one of the world’s largest Investment Banks.

Tom Thomas

Tom Thomas

Chief Executive

Tom Thomas was appointed as ICM’s Chief Executive in September 2007. He joined the Institute from Southampton Solent University where he enjoyed an impressive career spanning four decades – most recently as Dean.

Lisa Gregory

Lisa Gregory

Human Resources Director

Lisa joined ICM in October 2007 as Human Resources Director. Formerly Head of HR for British American Tobacco’s (BAT) UK and Ireland operations, she has extensive experience in working with senior teams and in coaching executives during major change.

Dr Henri Stellman

Dr Henri Stellman

Chief Examiner, International Relations

Originally from Belgium, Henri holds Bachelors and Masters degrees in International Politics and gained his doctorate from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Past Presidents