The Rt. Hon. the Lord Hunt of Wirral MBE
David Hunt is Chairman of the Financial Services Division of the international commercial law firm DAC Beachcroft LLP, where he has been a partner since 1969. He has been a parliamentarian for over 40 years, first as MP for Wirral, then Wirral West, from 1976-1997, subsequently as a life peer. He was a Minister in successive Governments for 16 years and a member of the Cabinets of both Margaret Thatcher and John Major. He is the current Chairman of the Association of Conservative Peers. In addition to his roles as an independent non-executive director of Global Risk Partners Limited and Senior Independent Director of the LINK scheme, David is a former Chairman of the British Insurance Brokers' Association and the Independent Press Standards Organisation, where he served as inaugural chairman until 2014. He was the first ever independent President of the Chartered Insurance Institute.