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    Catherine McGuinness

Catherine McGuinness is Chair of the Policy and Resources Committee of the City of London Corporation.

She is Chair of the City’s Courts Sub Committee, the body responsible for the management of the Old Bailey and the City of London Magistrates’ Court.

She has led the City’s work on education, chairing its Education Board and the City of London Academies Trust. Catherine has also been closely involved with the City’s cultural offer, having chaired the boards of the Barbican Arts Centre and Guildhall School of Music & Drama, and with the City’s relationship with Northern Ireland.

She is a director of “London Works”, a recruitment agency launched by the East London Business Alliance, and a commissioner on the IPPR Commission on Economic Justice.

A solicitor by training, Catherine is a specialist in financial law.

Catherine studied PPE at St Anne’s College, Oxford.