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Salma Shah

Position: Independent Non-Executive Director

Board Committees

Member of the Remuneration Committee

Member of the Social Value & Responsible Business Committee

Date of Appointment to the Board

1 April 2022

Other current appointments

Salma is a Partner at Portland Communications, advising clients on public policy and public affairs communications.

Past Roles

Salma held Special Advisor roles in several Government departments between 2014 and 2019. Prior to this, Salma worked as a News & Political Programmes Producer for BBC News.

Skills and experience

  • Public Sector expertise
  • Extensive experience in public policy, public affairs and communications
  • An honours degree from University of Salford in Journalism & Politics