Aged 62, he is the Vice-Chancellor of Cambridge University and was re-appointed to the Board on 9 November 1999. He was previously a member of the Vodafone Group board from January 1998 until completion of the merger with AirTouch. After the merger, he held the position of Director Emeritus of Vodafone AirTouch, an advisory postion without director status. He spent many years with IBM and is a fellow of the Royal Society, the Royal Academy of Engineering, the Institution of Electricial Engineers, the Institute of Physics and is a Foreign Associate of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering. He is a director of Cambridge Network Limited.

Professor Sir Alec Broers

Chartered Engineer.

Director of Vodafone