Claudia Arney Appointed as Lead Non-Executive Board Member to DCMS

Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Oliver Dowden CBE MP has appointed Claudia Arney as the Lead Non-Executive Board Member for a term of three years


Claudia Arney
Claudia Arney

Claudia is currently the Chair of Deliveroo PLC, and Remuneration Committee Chair of Kingfisher PLC and Derwent London PLC. She also serves as a member of the Panel on Takeovers and Mergers.


Claudia began her executive career at McKinsey & Company, before holding roles at Pearson, the Financial Times, Goldman Sachs, and HM Treasury. She was CEO of Thestreet.co.uk, and Group Managing Director at EMAP.


Claudia’s previous non-executive experience includes; Remuneration Committee Chair of Halfords PLC, Senior Independent Director of Telecity Group plc, Governance Committee Chair of Aviva plc, Non-Executive Director of Ocado Group plc and Non-Executive Director and Interim Chair of The Premier League.


Claudia read English Literature at Oxford University and holds an MBA from Insead.