John Fingleton

Senior Independent Board Member, Former CEO

John Fingleton has been a CEPR Trustee since July 2015. He is currently Chair of, and was Chief Executive of the Office of Fair Trading from 2005 to 2012, having previously run the Irish Competition Authority. As an academic economist at the London School of Economics, Trinity College Dublin and the University of Chicago, he wrote and taught game theory, economics of industry and regulation. He is on the Board of UK Research and Innovation, the Senior Independent Member of the Council of Innovate UK, and has sat on the Competition Committee of the OECD.