Peter Wyman now Deputy Lieutenant

Mr Peter Wyman CBE, University Treasurer and Member of Council, has been appointed Deputy Lieutenant of Somerset.

He will be responsible for a range of civic and voluntary duties, including support for the Lord-Lieutenant and Vice Lord-Lieutenant during Royal Family visits and representing the Royal Family at events.

Peter is an experienced Chartered Accountant, has been President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in both England and Wales and was awarded a CBE for services to accountancy in 2006.

He first served on University Council between 2003 and 2006, and re-joined as an appointed member in 2009.

Mr Wyman joins the Vice-Chancellor Professor Dame Glynis Breakwell who was appointed a Deputy Lieutenant of Somerset in 2010.

Vice-Chancellor, Professor Dame Glynis Breakwell, said: “I am delighted that such a strong ambassador for the University has been acknowledged for his tremendous contribution to society, from which the University benefits so substantially. I would like to extend my warmest congratulations to Peter.”

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