Alastair McCapra has been CEO of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations since November 2013. He has extensive experience in the management of professional bodies, having previously served as CEO of the Landscape Institute, where he turned the business around, implemented governance changes and lead a transformation of the Institute’s public affairs and advocacy work. Before this Alastair was CEO of the Institute of Conservation, a merger of six smaller bodies. Previous roles included Head of Policy, Communications and Membership at the Royal Society for Public Health and Marketing Services Manager at London Business School. Alastair is a member of the Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations (ACEVO), a Fellow of the Institution of Association Management, a Fellow of the Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing, and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London. He serves on the Finance and Audit Committee of ACEVO.