Tom Wright

Tom Wright

CEO, Guide Dogs

Prior to this Tom led the merger of Help the Aged and Age Concern to create Age UK where he was CEO for nearly 9 years. Tom is currently also on the Board of NICE (National Institute of Health and Social Care Excellence), and is a Trustee of Leeds Castle, Doteveryone and The Imperial War Museum Development Trust.
Tom is a marketer by background and created VisitBritain from the merger of the British Tourist Authority and English Tourism Council and was the CEO for 7 years. Prior to this he was Managing Director of Saga Holidays, and Director of Center Parcs in the UK and Europe, and has worked on a number of household brands such as KP, Anchor and Carlsberg-Tetley.