Presidents and Vice-Presidents

CPA UK Presidents

The Presidents of CPA UK are the Lord Speaker and the Speaker of the House of Commons. Both remain ex-officio Presidents while in office.

CPA UK Vice-Presidents

The Vice-Presidents of CPA UK are the Prime Minister, the Leader of the Opposition, the Secretary of State for Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs, the Secretary of State for International Development and those Members of either House of Parliament who have previously held one or more of the following appointments: Lord Speaker, Speaker of the House of Commons, Prime Minister, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Secretary of State for International Development, Chairman or Vice-Chairman of the Executive Committee of the CPA UK (but is not a current member of the Executive Committee).

The current Presidents and Vice-Presidents are as follows:

Presidents

Rt Hon Baroness D'Souza (Lord Speaker)
Rt Hon John Bercow MP (Speaker of the House of Commons)

Vice-Presidents

Rt Hon Baroness Boothroyd of Sandwell OM
Rt Hon David Cameron MP (Prime Minister)
Rt Hon Lord Carrington KG GCMG CH MC DL
Rt Hon Lord Falconer of Thoroton QC
Rt Hon Lord Howe of Aberavon CH QC
Rt Hon Lord Hurd of Westwell CH CBE
Rt Hon Lord Irvine of Lairg QC
Rt Hon Lord Mackay of Clashfern KT
Rt Hon William Hague MP (Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs)
Rt Hon Lord Owen CH
Rt Hon Jack Straw MP