Professor Jeffrey Knight is one of Leicester City CCG’s Lay Members and he has been appointed as Chair of our Audit Committee
Jeffrey is a former Pro-Vice Chancellor of De Montfort University, he was educated at Leicester, Loughborough and Nottingham Universities. He is a Chartered Engineer and Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. He has been conferred the degrees – honorary Doctor of Science by Kaunas University of Technology and honorary Doctor of Technology from University Politehnica Bucharest.
He is Vice Chair, and Chair of Audit Committee, of East Midlands Housing Group Ltd based in Coalville, Leicestershire, a substantial housing association with over 17,000 houses. His outside interests include local history, walking and rugby football. He is an active member of Leicestershire Society of Rugby Union Referees.