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Dame Helen Alexander

(1957-2017), Chairman of UBM plc and President of CBI

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In 2009, after stepping down as Chief Executive of the media company, the Economist Group, Alexander was appointed as the first woman President of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI). Her three-year tenure oversaw a period of financial crisis and debates over executive pay. She has served as chair for a number of companies, and is Chancellor of Southampton University. In 2011 Alexander was appointed a Dame in recognition of her work as President of the CBI.

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Dame Helen Alexander, by Anita Corbin - NPG x137423

Dame Helen Alexander

by Anita Corbin
chromogenic print, August 2011
NPG x137423

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