23 March 2023 | QEII Centre, Broad Sanctuary, London

Dame Judith Hackitt

Job Role

Author of The Independent Review Of Building Regulations And Fire Safety Report


Dame Judith Hackitt was the Chair of the Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety and is Chair of manufacturing trade body Make UK (formerly EEF). Since 2018, Dame Judith has chaired the Industry Safety Steering Group (ISSG), which has produced three separate reports assessing culture change within the construction industry. She also holds non-executive positions at HS2 Ltd, Made Smarter Commission, Imperial College Court, City & Guilds Group, and High Value Manufacturing Catapult. An engineer by profession, Dame Judith holds a degree in chemical engineering from Imperial College, London.