This month the IOR is holding annual elections for Board members. It is also holding an election for the next President-Elect. 

IOR Board Trustee nominations

Three nominations have been received for the two Trustee vacancies:

  • Lisa-Jayne Cook MInstR
  • Juliet Loiselle MInstR
  • Damian Wiszniewski MInstR


IOR President-Elect nominations

The role of the President-Elect is to support the current IOR President in their role as Chairman of the IOR Board of Trustees until they stand down the following year.  The Board would like to recommend the two candidates below to the membership to select their next President-Elect from:

  • Mike Creamer FInstR
  • Graeme Fox FInstR

Our Constitution requires that the Board make a recommendation to the members of one or more candidates for President-Elect.   A Nominating Committee consisting of the current Board Members and Past Presidents considered 13 possible candidates against the role specification. Members were able to propose additional candidates for President-Elect election up until noon on 6th September but no additional names were received. 


About the candidates

More details about the candidates for President-Elect and Board Trustees are available here.  


Online voting opened 1st October

Voting Members (i.e. Fellow, Member, Associate and Technician grade) will have received an email with their voting code and a link to a specialist voting website where the statements of all candidates standing for election will be shown. and from where you are able to cast your vote up until on 30th October. Those who have not yet cast their vote will receive email reminders.


Results and appointment

The results of both elections will be announced at the Annual General Meeting on 6th November at 4.15pm in London. 


Didn't receive your voting code?

All eligible members were sent a voting code by email from mi-voice, the independent on line election specialists. Those without a valid email will be sent voting information including their unique voting code by post.  If you have not received your voting email (please check your spam filter first), you can arrange for this to be resent by contacting mi-voice on  +44 (0)23 8076 3987 or