UKRI has a number of non-executive committees, which are responsible for advising and guiding the UKRI Board and Executive Committee.
Each of the nine councils also has its own Council, which sets the objectives and direction of that council.
Audit, Risk, Assurance and Performance Committee
This committee supports our overall operational performance and offers assurances on governance, risk management, the control environment and the integrity of financial statements. It reports directly to the board.
Nominations and Remuneration Committee
The Nominations and Remuneration Committee determines the composition and effectiveness of the Councils, and the remuneration of the Executive Chairs, CEO, CFO and other senior managers.
People, Finance and Operations Committee
The committee provides leadership and oversight in operational strategy and policy. It reports to the Executive Committee.
The Strategy Committee advises on the development and implementation of UKRI’s research strategy. It reports to the Executive Committee.
Health and Safety Management Committee
This is the senior governance forum for health and safety within UKRI and is a sub-committee of the Executive Committee.