John Box has been elected as the Chair of the Board of Trustees at the Diana Award. John has been a trustee of the Diana Award since December 2009. He brings a wealth of invaluable experience from the corporate sector to the award having worked at Barclays Bank for 35 years before retiring as a Managing Director in 2010. He is a Non Executive Director of Produce World Limited, a Partner in a Corporate Finance boutique and a Regional Committee member for the Lords Taverners. He is married with two children. John takes over the role from Derek Gannon.
John Box says: “I am delighted to take up the role as Chair of the Board of trustees. The Diana Award is a wonderful charity that celebrates young people who make a difference to our society . These young people who demonstrate initiative and a true sense of community are inspirational and fantastic role models. I would like to thank Derek for all that he has done for the Award as a trustee and Chair. My aim is to do my best to help the charity thrive and continue its great work.”