John Howard

Head of ICT

As Head of ICT, John is responsible for ensuring that information and communications technology resources are delivering best value in pursuit of the Fund’s objectives.

John has a degree in mathematics from the University of London and has worked in the public sector for most of his career. After spells in administrative roles at Guy's and Lewisham Hospitals, he joined the Council for Professions Supplementary to Medicine which sparked his interest in the applications of IT to business. He then moved to the Library Association as Membership Manager and was responsible for introducing its organisation-wide computer network.

In 1997 he joined the Fund and since then has seen through many new initiatives and developments. John is a member of the Charities Consortium IT Directors Group and sits on the Business Development Group of the London Metropolitan Network.