Council members

Council is the governing body of The Zoological Society of London.

It is made up of three elected Officers - the President, Secretary and Treasurer – and twelve elected members. Council members are the Trustees of the Society.

Council members serve a four year term of office and are then replaced by elected successors.

From June 2013

  • President: Professor Sir Patrick Bateson FRS
  • Secretary: Professor Geoff Boxshall FRS
  • Treasurer: Paul Rutteman CBE
  • Sheila Anderson MBE
  • Dr Brian Bertram
  • Michael Bird
  • Martin Cooke
  • John Edwards
  • Ray Heaton
  • Ken Livingstone
  • Professor Anna Meredith
  • Dr Ruth Padel
  • Dr Maggie Redshaw
  • Sean Rovai
  • Robert Wingate