Government’s Preferred Candidate for Chair of the BBC
The Culture, Media and Sport Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Department for Culture, Media and Sport and its associated public bodies.
On 17 January 2017, the Culture, Media and Sport Committee held a pre-appointment hearing with the Government’s preferred candidate for the Chair of the BBC Board, Sir David Clementi. On the basis of the evidence provided to the Committee, they have concluded that he is a suitable candidate for the post.
The report, together with formal minutes relating to the report can be read here.