Queen’s Birthday Honours

Monday, 17 July, 2017 - 11:30
Queen's Birthday Honours 2017 - Fitzwilliam College alumni

Five Fitzwilliam College alumni have been recognised in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours.

Ms Helena Morrissey CBE (Philosophy 1984 - pictured top left) was awarded a DBE for services to diversity in financial services

Col. Mike Butterwick (History 1990 - top right) was awarded a CBE for his work with the British Muslim community during his time as deputy Commander of 4th Infantry Brigade based at Catterick Garrison in North Yorkshire.

Professor John H. Hardman Moore FBA FRSE (BA Mathematics 1973 - bottom left), Professor of Political Economy at the University of Edinburgh and Professor of Economic Theory at the London School of Economics, was awarded a CBE for services to Economics.

Dr Andy Harter FREng (BA Computer Science 1983 - bottom centre), founder and CEO of RealVNC Ltd, was awarded a CBE for services to engineering.

Mrs Jane Sawyers (MSt 2009 - bottom right), Chief Constable of Staffordshire, was awarded a Queen’s Police Medal (QPM).

We believe this list to be complete - however if we have omitted any Fitzwilliam recipients of honours, please accept our apologies, and get in touch with Carol Lamb in the Development Office.

The full Birthday Honours lists for 2017 can be found here >>