Henry has farmed in the Cotswolds since 1978. He has had various roles at the Country Land and Business Association (CLA), from joining the CLA Council representing Gloucestershire in 1999, to stepping down as President in 2015. He is also currently a trustee of two large estates, chairman of The Deer Initiative, a trustee of the Hawk and Owl Trust and chairman of trustees at Rendcomb College.
Henry’s appointment to the Natural England board is until 11 March 2021.
Other positions held:
- director of BHR Resources since June 2017
- chairman of Deer Initiative Enterprises since February 2016
- member of the CLA, NFA, Associate of Royal Agricultural Studies
- trustee of Bowood, Flete, Brimpsfield Park
Non-executive board member
Non-executive board members of Natural England have collective responsibility for the strategic direction and overall performance of the organisation. They make sure that Natural England is properly and effectively managed and provide stewardship for the public funds entrusted to the organisation.