The CMC is a charity which aims to promote the resolution of conflicts and disputes by encouraging the use of mediation and other dispute resolution techniques and methods and to advance the education of the public in matters related to this.

The CMC’s charity number is: 1163065

The CMC is also a private company limited by guarantee without a share capital. Its company number is: 09104885. You can read the CMC’s Articles of Association here.

Trustees & Officers


Sir David Foskett (Chair)


Tom Thomas OBE (Deputy Chair)

Iain Christie (Company Secretary)

Stephen Barker (Finance Director)

Board Members

Tom Cadman

Martha Clarke

Henrietta Jackson-Stops

Diana Kahn

Peter Kearney

Clive Lewis

Andy Rogers

Caroline Sheridan

Eve Sorokina

Dominic Stanton