GrahamLieutenant General Andrew Graham
Former soldier and executive and non-executive director
DWP, Waves Training Solutions, Larbert Partnership, Combat Stress
The son of a diplomat, Andrew Graham was commissioned into The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders before going up to Cambridge. He commanded 1st Battalion The Argylls 3 Brigade in Northern Ireland and the Army’s Recruiting and Training Division responsible for turning ‘citizens to soldiers’. He deployed to Baghdad as Deputy Commanding General of Multinational Corps Iraq in 2004. His final tour of duty was as Director General of the Defence Academy. He has worked in industry and headed a charity developing young people through expeditions. He is Chair of Trustees at Combat Stress, President of the Army Cadet Force Association and Chair of the Audit and Risk Assurance Committee at the Department of Work and Pensions. Non-family interests include piping, sports of all kinds, the fortunes of Liverpool FC, destructive gardening, keeping bees, pickling and puddings, reading (history, travel and a good novel for choice).
DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY
Thursday 6 December:
Leeds NHS Digital Debating Competition at Thackray Medical Museum
Thursday 17 January:
Southampton Championship at Solent University in partnership with NATS
Wednesday 13 February:
Kent Championship at Mid-Kent College
Find a list of all our previous championship events here.