Paul Chandler

Focusing on promoting responsible practices in business and financial services

Current Positions

Member Nominated Director
Co-op

Vice Chair, Treasurer and Fellow
St Chad's College

Chair

Durham Cathedral Council

Trustee

County Durham Community Foundation

Trustee

Bible Society

Director

Shared Interest Society

Paul was the Chief Executive of Traidcraft from 2001 to 2013, President of the European Fair Trade Association from 2005 to 2012 and Chair of the William Leech Foundation until April 2020. Drawing on his Fairtrade experience and early career in Barclays Bank, he is now focusing on promoting responsible practices in business and financial services, alongside a portfolio of charity and community focused roles.

Paul is also Vice Chair, Treasurer and Fellow of St Chad’s College in Durham University