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Institute Vice Chairman Nominations 2015
Posted on Friday, July 17, 2015
In accordance with our Bye Laws, the current Institute Chairman,
Mr Richard Brook-Hart FICS, will complete his two year term as
Chairman at this year's Controlling Council meeting and the Vice
Chairman Mr. Michael Taliotis FICS will assume the office of
Therefore the Institute is now seeking nominations for the
office of Vice Chairman of the Institute, who under normal
circumstances will be expected to assume the role of Institute
Chairman at the end of the Chairman's term.
Any branch or individual member may nominate a fellow for the
position of Vice Chairman using the attached form.
Nominations must be supported by ten (10) members or fellows
signing the nomination form.
All nominees and their supporters must be fully paid up members
of the Institute.
This is a very important role and requires someone who is able
to lead and grow the Institute in the future.
Bye Laws 33-35
33. At the first meeting of the Controlling Council after
the Annual General Meeting the President, and Vice-President, or
Chairman and Vice-Chairman as the case may be shall be elected in
alternate years, for a period of office of two years. The Chairman
and President shall continue to be a member of Controlling Council
for one year after termination of such office.
34. The Vice-President and Vice-Chairman shall be deemed to
be the President and Chairman designate.
35. Nominations for election as Vice-President and
Vice-Chairman shall be delivered to the Director of the Institute
on or before such date each year as the Controlling Council may
establish and shall be accompanied by a notice addressed to the
Director signed by ten Fellows or Members and stating the name of
the person they wish to nominate accompanied by a Written
undertaking by the nominee to serve, if elected. The Director shall
invite such nominations from the Membership at least 28 days before
the closing date set by the Controlling Council.
If more than one nomination is received then the Controlling
Council will vote to elect the Vice Chairman.
Please return completed nomination forms - available for
download on the right end side of this page - by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org with copy
Nominations will close on the 12th August
85 Gracechurch St, London EC3V 0AA, +44 (0) 20 7623 1111, email@example.com