Lord Victor Adebowale CBE, CEO, Turning Point

Victor is the CEO of Turning Point, a social enterprise providing health and social care interventions to approximately 83,000 people on an annual basis.

He is a non-Executive Director of the Co-Operative Group, Collaborate CIC, IOCOM and Leadership in Mind. He is also the Chair of Social Enterprise UK. Victor has recently stood down after 6 years as a Non-Executive Director on the board of NHS England. Victor has chaired a number of commission reports into: policing; employment; mental health; housing and fairness for The London Fairness Commission; the Metropolitan Police; and for central and local government. He was awarded a CBE for services to the unemployed and homeless people, and became a crossbench peer in 2001.

Victor is a visiting Professor and Chancellor at the University of Lincoln; an honorary member of the Institute of Psychiatry; President of The International Association of Philosophy and Psychiatry and a Governor at The London School of Economics.

Victor has an MA in Advanced Organisational Consulting from Tavistock Institute and City University.