Advisory Council

Hetan Shah

Chief Executive, The British Academy

Hetan is Chief Executive of the British Academy, the national academy for humanities and social sciences. He is visiting professor at the Policy Institute, Kings College London. Hetan is chair of the Friends Provident Foundation, a grant making trust, and deputy chair of the Ada Lovelace Institute, which focuses upon how to ensure artificial intelligence and data are used for public good. He is also a trustee of St George’s House, which convenes discussions on issues of public interest on the grounds of Windsor Castle.