New Year honours 2019

Thursday 3 January

We warmly congratulate Old Members of Balliol who have received awards in the New Year Honours List 2019:

  • Martin Taylor (1970), Vice Chairman of the Board, RTL Group and Member, Financial Policy Committee: Commander of the British Empire (CBE), for services to the economy
  • Professor John Birney FRS (1992) (known as Ewan), Joint Director, European Bioinformatics Institute: Commander of the British Empire (CBE), for services to Computational Genomics and Leadership across the life sciences
  • Professor John (Christopher) McCrudden (Junior Research Fellow in Law 1977-1980), Professor of Human Rights and Equality Law, Queen’s University Belfast: Commander of the British Empire (CBE), for services to human rights law
  • James Richardson (1985), Chief Economist, National Infrastructure Commission: Companion of the Order of the Bath (CB), for public service

If you are an Old Member who has received an award and is not listed here, please let us know.