BPP University Notable Alumni

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BPP University Notable Alumni

BPP University’s graduation ceremony takes place normally two times per year at the famous Guildhall in London. At each ceremony we are delighted to be able to honour the achievements of leaders who have impacted the professions and businesses that we serve. Listed here are the graduates who BPP University is delighted to have honoured:

  • Charles Prior – Doctor of Laws
  • Lord Neuberger – Doctor of Laws
  • Sir Graeme Odgers – Doctor of Business Administration
  • The Honourable Mrs Justice Dobbs DBE – Doctor of Laws
  • Ruth Lea – Doctor of Business Administration
  • Richard Price – Doctor of Business Administration
  • Jeff Randall – Doctor of Business Administration
  • The Right Honourable Lord McFall of Alcluith – Doctor of Business Administration
  • Charles B Tilley – Doctor of Business Administration
  • The Right Honourable Lord Justice Ward – Doctor of Laws
  • His Honour Judge John Philips CBE – Doctor of Laws
  • Helen Brand OBE – Doctor of Business Administration
  • Lord Chris Holmes – Doctor of Laws
  • Lord Nicholas Phillips – Doctor of Laws
  • Simon Thompson – Doctor of Business Administration
  • Lord Hope of Craighead – Doctor of Laws
  • John Longworth – Doctor of Business Administration
  • Anton Colella – Doctor of Business Administration
  • Melvyn Hughes – Doctor of Laws
  • Sheila Edmunds – Doctor of Business Administration
  • Dame Janet Gaymer – Doctor of Laws

Charles Prior – Doctor of Laws

Charles Campbell Leathes Prior, FCA, FCCA is a founder and serves as an Executive Chairman of Woodspeen Training Plc. He co-founded BPP Holdings PLC in 1976 and served as the Chief Executive Officer of BPP Holdings PLC until 2007.

Charles qualified as a Chartered Accountant and trained at Ernst and Young. Charles formed BPP in 1976 to provide enhanced training for trainee accountants and Charles has personally taught many of the leaders of the current accounting profession. Charles has been a Director of Woodspeen Training PLC since 2007.

Lord Neuberger – Doctor of Laws

Lord David Edmond Neuberger, Baron Neuberger of Abbotsbury is an English lawyer and a former Lord of Appeal in Ordinary, and since 2009 has been Master of the Rolls, the second most senior judge in England and Wales. He also serves as a Non-Permanent Judge of the Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal.