Member of the European Parliament for the West Midlands and Co-Founder, Stonewall.
Founding director, Centre for Science and Policy, University of Cambridge.
(Billericay, Essex) Professor Richard Jonathan Parker. Director of Research and Technology, Rolls-Royce Group.
For services to Employment, Skills and Apprenticeships in the Retail Sector. Chairman, DCD Group and Founding Member Edu Trust and Islamic Bank of Britain plc.
Director, Advanced Manufacturing and Services, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. Former chief executive, Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Headteacher, Woodside High School, Haringey, and Past president, Association of School and College Leaders. Headmistress, Watford Grammar School for Girls, Hertfordshire, and president, Freedom and Autonomy For Schools National Association. (Radlett, Hertfordshire) Mrs Joan Christine Mc Vittie. For services to the Pension Industry and to Charity. Executive Headteacher, Brindishe Green School, Brindishe Lee School and Lee Manor School, Lewisham. For services to the Housing Sector and the community. Formerly plc Board Member and chief executive, Tesco Asia. Headteacher, Rushey Mead School and lately Executive Headteacher, Fullhurst College, Leicester. (Keighley, North Yorkshire) Ms Su Joscelyn Sayer, OBE. For services to People with Disabilities in the UK. Head, Public Order Unit, Crime and Policing Group, Home Office. (Ombersley, Worcestershire) John Charles Mc Intosh, OBE. Morrell Professor Emerita of Political Philosophy, University of York. (York, North Yorkshire) Ms Carolyn Elizabeth Miller. For services to the Transformation of the Child Support System. (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear) Nicholas Eustace Haddon Ferguson. Operations director, Child Support Agency, Department for Work and Pensions. Professor of Atmospheric Physics, Imperial College London. Director, Wound Healing Research Centre and director, Time Institute, Department of Dermatology and Wound Healing, Cardiff University. For services to Music Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy. For services to Women's Issues and to charity in the UK and Overseas. (Hereford, Herefordshire) Dr Terence George Bramall.