Queen's Birthday Honours 2019

Monday 10 June 2019

We warmly congratulate Current and Old Members of Balliol who have received awards in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2019:

  • Richard Ovenden, Librarian, Bodleian Library (Professorial Fellow): Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE), for services to libraries and archives;
  • Professor Peter Donnelly, FRS FMedSci (Balliol 1980 and Honorary Fellow), Chief Executive, Genomics plc, and Professor of Statistical Science, University of Oxford: Knighthood (Knight Bachelor), for services to the understanding of human genetics in disease;
  • The Hon Sir Michael Burton, QC (Balliol 1965), President, Investigatory Powers Tribunal: Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire (GBE) , for services to the rule of law;
  • Ian Davis (Balliol 1969), Chairman, Rolls-Royce Holdings plc: Knighthood (Knight Bachelor), for services to business
  • Jane Edmondson (1979), Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE), for services to international development
  • Daniel Snow (Balliol 1998), Journalist, Historian and Presenter: Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE), for services to history.

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