Dame Colette Bowe – VLV President

Dame Colette Bowe became VLV’s President in April 2015.

She said, “I am honoured to be asked to follow in Jocelyn’s footsteps, especially at a time when the future of public service broadcasting will, rightly, be the subject of intense debate.”

Colette Bowe is chairman of the Banking Standards Board. She was previously Chairman of Ofcom, from 2009–14, and chaired its Consumer Panel from 2003–2007. She has worked in Whitehall and the City and has sat on a number of boards in the private and public sectors. In the mid 1980s, she worked at the Independent Broadcasting Authority.