The England Boxing Board of Directors are responsible for the effective governance of the sport of amateur boxing in England, the ongoing operations of England Boxing and the delivery of the Strategic Plan.
It is also responsible for financial management, commercial explanation, development of corporate identity, reputation and media profile, overview of rules and regulations, sports administration and development.
The Board sets England Boxing’s annual budget and is looking after the sport’s long term financial stability.
England Boxing follows the Code for Sports Governance.
Read more about England Boxing’s strategic Plan.
Read here the Terms of Reference of the Board.
The England Boxing Board
Chair – Richard Brooke; Deputy Chair – Alkit Patel; Anna Cain; Ian Ireland; Micky Norford; Lawrence Selby; Felicity Barnard; Mehul Kapadia; Dr Doniert Macfarlane; Sam Foster; Chris Smith.
England Boxing’s sub-committees monitor and advise on a range of areas.
Volunteers sit on each sub-committee, and are expected to attend regular meetings.
Each board members is responsible for a specifically-assigned area and act as Chair of those respective sub-committees, as per the table below.
The roles are voluntary with expenses paid.
|Dr Doniert Macfarlane||Jamil Shah Foridi
|Audit||Alkit Patel||Mehul Kapadia
|Technical, Rules and Officials
|Michael Norford||Ian Ireland (Vice Chair)
Nathan Pearce (Secretary)
Geoff Canell Jr
Avoen Perryman (EB Rep)
|Anna Cain (also leads on safeguarding and welfare)||Ivan Cobb
Yaqoob Hussain – Consultant to the sub-committee
|Clubs, Membership and Development||Sam Foster||Peter Williams
Barry Jones MBE
|Compliance, Legal and HR
|Lawrence Selby||Mark Jordan
Ian Da Cunha
|Performance||Chris Smith (also leads on anti-doping)||Sam Foster (Deputy Chair)
|Communications||Mehul Kapadia||Lee Murgatroyd
|Championships||Ian Ireland||Jerome Xavier
|Equality, Diversity and Inclusion||Michael Norford||Ana Ndeke
Paul Asare-Archer – consultant to the sub-committee
|Commercial||Felicity Barnard||Al Peasland