BKWS was delighted that Baroness Perry of Southwark accepted our invitation to be our guest speaker at our meeting in March 2013.
A member of the House of Lords since 1991. Member of the All-Party Britain-Republic of Korea Parliamentary Group. A founder-member of the Anglo-Korean Business Group and a member of the UK-Korea Forum.
Baroness Perry accompanied Her Majesty the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh on their visit to Korea in 1997.
Lady Perry is an educationalist and was the Chief Inspector of Schools in England. She subsequently held other roles in higher education, including pro-chancellor of the University of Surrey and President of Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge She was instrumental in founding the English Speaking Union in Korea.