The Board of Trustees at the Natural History Museum has co-opted Daniel Alexander QC of 8, New Square as a Trustee to the Board of the Natural History Museum for a period of four years, commencing 12 May 2006.
'I am delighted to be joining the Trustees of the Natural History Museum,' said Daniel Alexander. 'The Museum has been communicating excitement about the natural world and the process of scientific enquiry for over 100 years. It is at the leading edge of international research in biological and environmental sciences. Enterprise and innovation are in the Museum's bones and I am looking forward to working with its talented staff on projects that will inspire new generations.'
Daniel Alexander has practiced for more than 15 years in intellectual property, competition, EU, commercial and administrative law. He was called to the English Bar in 1988 and was appointed Queen's Counsel in 2003. In 1988, he was also called to the New York Bar.
Daniel Alexander retires as a Trustee of the National Endowment for Science Technology and the Arts in June 2006. Earlier this year, he was appointed to sit as a Deputy High Court Judge.
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