Board of Management

The Sanger Institute's Board of Management (BoM) includes the Heads of the five Science Programmes, the Chief Operating Officer, the Director of Scientific Operations, the Head of Finance, the Head of HR and a representative from Wellcome. There are also two observers.

The Board of Management is responsible for advising and supporting the Director in his management responsibilities. Specifically it ensures that the Institute’s science is delivered according to its research plans through effective leadership, management and oversight. The BoM has delegated authority from the GRL Executive and its members are as below:

The Board

Professor Mike Stratton

Mike Stratton - Director

Mike is Director of the Sanger Institute and Chair of the Board of Management. Mike's Profile

Martin Dougherty

Martin Dougherty - Chief Operating Officer

Martin's profile

Wellcome

Michael Dunn - Head of Genetics and Molecular Sciences, Wellcome

Michael Dunn is the Wellcome representative on the Sanger Institute's Board of Management.

Peter Campbell

Peter Campbell - Head of Cancer, Ageing and Somatic Mutation Programme

Peter's profile  Cancer, Ageing and Somatic Mutation Programme

Sarah Teichmann

Sarah Teichmann - Head of Cellular Genetics

Sarah's profile  Cellular Genetics Programme

Matthew Hurles

Matt Hurles - Head of Human Genetics Programme

Matt's Profile  Human Genetics Programme

Dominic Kwiatkowski

Dominic Kwiatkowski - Head of Parasites and Microbes Programme

Dominic's profile  Parasites and Microbes Programme

Mark Blaxter, Head of Tree of Life Programme

Mark Blaxter - Head of Tree of Life Programme

Mark Blaxter is leading the Sanger Institute's newest research programme: The Tree of Life.  Tree of Life Programme

Cordelia Langford

Cordelia Langford - Director of Scientific Operations

Cordelia's profile  Scientific Operations

Maggie Payne - Chief Financial Officer

Maggie Payne - Chief Financial Officer

Maggie Payne is the Chief Financial Officer for the Sanger Institute, Connecting Science and the Wellcome Genome Campus.

Charlie Weatherhogg - Director of Human Resources for the Sanger Institute, Connecting Science and Wellcome Genome Campus

Charlie Weatherhogg - Director of Human Resources

Charlie Weatherhogg is Director of Human Resources for the Sanger Institute,  Connecting Science and the Wellcome Genome Campus.

Board Observers

Julia Wilson, Associate Director at the Wellcome Sanger Institute

Julia Wilson - Associate Director

Julia's profile