Sir John Ritblat is the honorary president and formerly chairman and chief executive of The British Land Company PLC, a listed FTSE property company based in London. He is chairman of the governing body and honorary fellow of The London Business School, vice president of The Royal Institution, and honorary president of British Ski & Snowboard. He is also an honorary trustee and honorary fellow of The Royal Academy of Music, vice chairman of The International Students House, and honorary fellow of The Royal Institute of British Architects. He was a trustee of The British Library from 1995 to 2003. He holds no other public appointments.