Chief Economist and chief Analyst, Department of Health.
Founder and Executive director, Yorkshire Sculpture Park.
(York, North Yorkshire) Mrs Judith Louise Greensmith. For services to local and national Special Needs Education. President, Industrial Tribunals and the Fair Employment Tribunal in Northern Ireland. (Downpatrick, Down) Professor Ann Jacqueline Hunter. Formerly Senior vice-president and head, Science Environment Development, Glaxo Smith Kline.
Headteacher, Fosse Way Community Special School, Bath. For charitable services through the Peter Harrison Foundation. Chairman of Yorkshire Forward, Regional Development Agency. (Wakefield, West Yorkshire) Mrs Eileen Rosemary Holmes.
Executive vice-president of Africa, Middle East, India, Europe Operations, Nissan Motors Ltd.
Director, Civil Service Capability Group, Cabinet Office. Formerly Professor of Dermatology, Cardiff University.
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan) Stephen James Finnigan, QPM.
Chair in Technology and Innovation Management, Imperial College London.
Deputy director, Curriculum and Pupil Well Being, Schools Directorate, Department for Children, Schools and Families.
Chief executive, Social Security Agency Department for Social Development, Northern Ireland Executive. Consultant Vascular and General Surgeon, Countess of Chester Hospital.