Statement on Gillian Merron becoming a life peer

‘We are delighted to hear that Gillian Merron, the CEO of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, will become a life peer. We work closely with the Board of Deputies who are doing a stellar job, addressing extremely important issues. Gillian is a tremendous force for good – and this is a well-deserved recognition of her hard work.’

Olivia Marks-Woldman OBE
Chief Executive, Holocaust Memorial Day Trust