External Member of Council, Nominee of the Drapers' Company
Celia joined Council in 2016 as a Drapers' Company nominee and is also a member of the Remuneration Committee.
Celia read economics at Trinity College, Cambridge, before qualifying and practising as a solicitor at Slaughter and May. In 2008 she was recruited by French environmental services multi-national Veolia, initially in their water division. She is now Chief Legal Officer and Company Secretary for Veolia UK and Ireland, managing legal and company secretarial matters across all business units. She sits on the Veolia UK and Ireland Executive Committee and is chair of the Risk Committee.
Celia is a Freeman of the Drapers' Company.