The TPO Council
Baroness Diana Warwick
Baroness Diana Warwick was appointed Chair of the TPO Council in 2017.
Diana leads the scheme’s independent Council to ensure the Ombudsman can act independently and impartially when reviewing property disputes. Diana’s extensive and varied career in public service was recognised in 1999 when she was awarded a life peerage. She is the current Chair of the National Housing Federation and is a Non-Executive Board Member Pension Protection Fund. Diana spent four years as the Chair of the Human Tissue Authority and spent 14 years as the Chief Executive of Universities UK, where she led the body representing the executive heads of 130 universities, both nationally and internationally.
The role of The Property Ombudsman Council is to:
- Appoint the Ombudsman
- Set the Ombudsman's Terms of Reference
- Ensure the Ombudsman's independence
- Approve the Ombudsman's budget.