The Finance and General Purposes Group serve an executive function in the Society. The current make-up of Council is given above and the Finance and General Purposes Groupconsists of:
Dr Bob Parkinson Chair as Current President
Mr Alistair Scott as Vice-President
Mr Mark Hempsell as Vice-President
Mr John Harlow as immediate Past President
Rod Woodcock as invited member
“This Group is required under our Society’s Constitution and consists of all senior officers. Its duties are to report to Council on all major financial matters on such further business as is deputed to it by Council and on any matters which do not fall within the province of any other Group. It is also responsible for dealing with urgent business which needs to be dealt with at short notice.”
As a minimum, this Group meets the morning before every Council meeting (ergo at least four times a year).