Jonathan Evans is the Chairman of the Committee on Standards in Public Life and sits in the House of Lords as a cross-bencher.

Jonathan was the Director General of the Security Service - MI5 - from 2007 to 2013 in which role he was also attended the National Security Council. He is now a Non Executive Director of  Ark Datacentres and chairman of the Public Interest Committee of KPMG UK.

Jonathan is a Deputy Lieutenant of Kent, Trustee of the Skinners Kent Academy Trust, Chair of Kent Search and Rescue and a Visiting Professor at King’s College London.