Join_2016_blue
Renew_2016_blue
Grading_2016_blue
AskTheDirectors

Team Donations

For more details click here

Chess Moves

Click the image below
Chess Moves

Post Calendar

May 2016
M T W T F S S
« Apr    
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031  

Board and Officers

Honorary Life Vice-Presidents
D W Anderton OBE, R J Edwards, A Farthing, B A Fewell, N Graham, D C Jarrett, C F W Johnson, A C Martin, C E Majer, R Moore, J Philpott, J Poole, S Reuben, G Turner, P Turner, G F Walsh, J Wickham

Honorary Life Members
J M Brew, T Bristow, M Foster MP, P C Gibbs, J M Glendinning, N A Grant, C M Gurney, R Gurney, M Johnson, C J A Jones, A F Kent, J A Leake, C R Moore, Sir J Morse, A Mothersill, G Pearce, A Philpott, Sir T Rice

ECF Board

President
Dominic Lawson
D2
Email
Chief Executive
Mike Truran

Email
Director of Finance
David Eustace

Email
Director of International Chess
Malcolm Pein
Pein
Email
Director of Membership
Dave Thomas
Dave Thomas
Email
Director of Home Chess
Alex Holowczak

Email
Director of Junior Chess
& Education

Traci Whitfield

Email
Commercial Director
Vacancy
Non-Executive Director
Julian Clissold

Email
Non-Executive Director
Julie Denning
Email

Officers who are members of Council

Delegate FIDE
Malcolm Pein
Pein
Email
Chairman of Finance Committee
Tim Herring
tim_herring
Email
Chairman of Governance Committee
Robert Stern
STERN-Robert-004-300x118
Email
Past Chief Executive Serving on Council
Phil Ehr

Email
Tel: 07740 428029
Twitter: @phil4chess
Past President serving on Council
Andrew Paulson
Trustees of the Permanent Invested Fund
Ray B Edwards; Julian Farrand; Keith B Richardson
Patrons – no current appointments
Direct Members’ Representatives
Honorary Life Vice Presidents, Vice Presidents, Corporate Vice Presidents, Honorary Life Members, Life Members (2 posts)
Stewart Reuben
Email
John Wickham
Email
Platinum Members (2 posts)
David Fryer
Email
David Smith
Email
Gold Members (2 posts)
William Armstrong
6 The Heights, Leek, Staffs ST13 7LQ
Email
Robert Thompson
Email
Silver Members (2 posts)
Michael Farthing
Email
John Reyes
Email
Bronze Members (2 posts)
Angus French
Email
Vacancy

Officers Reporting to the Board, President or Chief Executive

Company Secretary
John Philpott

Email
Voting Register Officer
John Philpott (as left)

ECF Data Controller
Gary Willson (as below)
Strategic Advisor
Vacancy
Manager of ICT
Vacancy
Sport & Recreation Alliance Representatives
Mike Gunn, Phil Ehr
Email
Office Manager & Minutes Secretary
Gary Willson

Email
Editor, Chess Moves
Vacancy
Auditor
Goatcher Chandler
10 Overcliffe
Gravesend
Kent
DA11 0EF

Home Chess Officers

Manager of Women’s Chess
Vacancy
Email
Manager of the British Chess Championships
Kevin Staveley
Kevin Staveley
Email
Manager of Chess in Prisons
Carl Portman

Email | Profile [PDF]
Update 2015 [PDF]
Manager of Grading
Brian Valentine
BJVbcf2014
Email

Grading Website Officer
Jon Griffith
Email
Controller of the Grand Prix
Vacancy
Email
Controller, Counties Championship
Andrew Zigmond
Email
Please mark emails clearly ‘Counties Championship’ – thank you
Grading Administrator
Richard Haddrell
Email
Controller, County & District Correspondence Chess Championships
This event is being run by the BFCC
Chief Arbiter / Curator of Equipment
David Welch
Dave Welch
Email
Manager of the National Club Championship
Guy Greenland
Email
Manager for Disabled Chess
Jack Rudd
Email
Manager of Arbiters (Home)
Matthew Carr
Matthew Carr
Email

International Chess Officers

International Rating Officer
Gary Willson (as above)

Email
Manager of Arbiters (International)
David Sedgwick
Manager of Senior Chess
Stewart Reuben
Email

Finance Officers

Financial Controller
John Philpott

Email
Finance and Taxation Consultant
Chris Mattos
chris-Mattos-b
Email

Membership Officers

Membership Secretary
Christine Carcas
Email
 

Junior Chess and Education Officers

National Head Coach
GM Nicholas Pert
Email
Manager of Coaches
Andrew Davies
Email
Manager of Girls’ Chess
Vacancy
Junior Ratings Officer
Vacancy
Junior Development Officer
Vacancy
Junior Development Assistant
Megan Owens
Email
Manager of School Chess
Neill Cooper

[pic by John Upham]
Email
National Secondary Schools Co-ordinator
Neill Cooper

Email
Deputy National Secondary Schools Co-ordinator
Phillip Beckett
Email
Senior Controller, National Schools Chess Championship
Richard Haddrell (as above)
National Primary Schools Co-ordinator (North)
Julian Clissold

Email
National Primary Schools Co-ordinator (South)
Vacancy
Email
Junior Directorate Finance Manager
Christelle Hafstad
Email
Junior Directorate Business Consultant
Kurt Moreby
Email
Junior Trip Co-ordinator (1)
John Higgs
John Higgs
Email
Junior Trip Co-ordinator (2)
Jay Atara
Email
Junior Trip Co-ordinator (3)
Michael McLaren
Email
Junior Trip Co-ordinator (4)
Debbie Taylor
Email
Controllers, English Youth Grand Prix
Charles & Christine Golding
Email
Manager, Certificate of Excellence
Peter Turner
Email
Junior Clubs Co-ordinator
Vacancy

Commercial Officers

Publicity Manager
Mark Jordan

Email
Webmaster
Andrew Walker
Email
Manager, Certificate of Merit
John Upham

Email

Committees

International Selection Committee
Opens: David Openshaw (Chairman), Jonathan Parker, Jonathan Speelman
Womens: David Openshaw (Chairman), Natasha Regan, Jonathan Parker, Jonathan Speelman

International Senior Selection Committee
Stewart Reuben (Chairman), David Anderton, Paul Littlewood, Ken Norman

Finance Committee
Tim Herring (Chairman), Ray Clark, Ian Reynolds and ex officio, the President and, by invitation, the Auditor

Governance Committee
Robert Stern (Chairman), Mike Gunn, Richard Haddrell, Andrew Leadbetter and ex officio, the President

Committee for the County Championship National Stage Draw
The Chief Arbiter, the Director of Home Chess and County Championships Controller

Personnel Committee – John Wickham (Chairman), David Anderton, Debbie Taylor, ex officio The President and the Finance Director

Awards Committee – Stewart Reuben (Chairman), Roger Edwards, Stan Goodall, William Metcalfe, ex officio the Membership Director

Book of the Year – Ray Edwards, Julian Farrand, Sean Marsh

Charity and Recognition Committee – David Eustace (Chairman), David Anderton, William Watson, Melville Rodriguez, Richard Fries, John Higgs and Chris Mattos

Library Committee
David Anderton (Chairman), Andrew Farthing and Gerry Walsh

To read the Directors and Officers Responsibilities Regulations – click here

Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someonePrint this page