Patron, Officers and Clerks


Nic Somers FRICS (Retd.)    (elected 4 November 2020)











Past Presidents Since 1914


The Rt. Hon. The Lord Mayor

Senior Vice President

Keith Baker LLB FCIL

Junior Vice President

Shai Umradia

Honorary Secretary

Robert Bond BA (Law) , FSALS, CCEP

Honorary Treasurer

Simon Bentley

Immediate Past President

Ms Adele Thorpe

Honorary Solicitor

Robert Bond BA (Law), FSALS, CCEP


Steven Wilson FRSA FIoD FIED

Assistant Clerk

Debbie Johnson

photo credit Andrew Sillett

Officers and Clerk for 2019-20: Left to right : front row:  Nic Somers (Senior Vice President), Adele Thorpe (President), Keith Baker (Junior Vice President), Jane Platt CBE (Hon. Secretary).

back row: Liz Wicksteed (previous Clerk), Robert Bond (Hon. Solicitor), Simon Bentley (Hon. Treasurer)

Photo Credit: Becky Garvey

Clerk 2020-21: Steven Wilson