Mary Ann Sieghart

Sunday 26th - 15.00


Mary Ann Sieghart leads a portfolio life. She makes programmes for BBC Radio 4 and is a Visiting Professor at King’s College London. She spent 2018-19 as a Visiting Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, researching her book, The Authority Gap, on why women are taken less seriously than men, to be published on July 1. She is a Trustee of The Scott Trust, owner of The Guardian and The Observer; Trustee and former Chair of the Social Market Foundation, a non-party-political think tank; Non-Executive Director of The Merchants Trust and Pantheon International; and Senior Independent Trustee of the Kennedy Memorial Trust. Until recently, she was Senior Independent Director of Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust and sat on the Content Board of Ofcom and the Council of Tate Modern.