Sir David Wootton
Sir David Wootton joined Local Partnerships’ Board in August 2009 and became Chair in December 2012. A lawyer by profession, he was a partner at Allen & Overy LLP. He was the 684th Lord Mayor of the City of London, from 2011 to 2012, and is Alderman of the Ward of Langbourn. He holds a wide range of positions in charitable and other organisations, among them chair of Leeds-based Northern Ballet and Chairman of Morden College, a residential home for the elderly in Blackheath.