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Executive Team

The Executive Team is responsible for the operational management of Historic England.

Led by the Chief Executive, Duncan Wilson OBE, the Executive Team meets once a week and comprises:

Sarah Aston - Director of Human Resources
Roger Bowdler - Director of Listing
Mike Harlow - Corporate Secretary
Meryl Hayward - Director of Finance and IMT
Deborah Lamb - Director of Engagement
Carol Pyrah - Assistant Director of Planning
Celia Richardson - Communications and Marketing Director
Chris Smith - Director of Planning
Steve Trow - Director of Research

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