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England Executive Board

The England Executive Board’s primary role is to provide leadership for the Forestry Commission in England (FCE) by setting the strategic framework for all of our business in England. This includes forward planning, ensuring the resources to deliver the plans are available, monitoring performance and managing risk, and ensuring that we communicate our work clearly and consistently.

The members of the England Executive Board are: 

- Ian Gambles: Director England 

- Richard Greenhous: Director Forest Services

- Simon Hodgson: Chief Executive Forest Enterprise England

- Steve Meeks: Finance Director England
- Mike Seddon: Director of Operations
- Jo Ridgway: Head of HR , Forest Enterprise England
- Richard Britton: Head of Delivery

A representative from the Defra Group Communications team also attends the Board.

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