Alumni & friends

Alumni recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours

Tue Jun 14 12:25:00 BST 2011

Congratulations to University of Bath alumni, Honorary Graduates and staff whose achievements were recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2011.


  • Justin King (BSc Business Administration 1983, Honorary DBA 2009), Chief Executive, J. Sainsbury, for services to the retail industry
  • Dr Simon Thurley (Honorary LLD 2010), Chief Executive, English Heritage, for services to conservation


  • Dr John Bond (BSc Applied Physics 1978), Scientific Support Manager, Northamptonshire Police, for services to forensic science and to the Police
  • Professor Ron Johnston (Honorary DLitt 2005), Professor of Geography, University of Bristol, for services to scholarship
  • Richard Maru (MBA 1999), Managing Director, National Development Bank, Papua New Guinea, for services to development banking and to rural development


  • Dr Geoff Smith, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Mathematical Sciences and Chairman of the Bath and Bristol Royal Institution Mathematics Masterclasses, for services to education