Carole Stone CBE
Chair Advisory Board, YouGov-Cambridge Centre
Carole is an honorary senior fellow at Regent’s University London and chair of the Ambassadors of the Tutu Foundation UK. She spent many years as a radio producer at the BBC for Radio 4’s programmes such as Woman’s Hour and then as the producer of Radio 4’s flagship topical discussion programme Any Questions? On leaving the BBC Carole worked as a freelance broadcaster and journalist. In 2007 she established the think tank YouGovStone Ltd., a joint venture with the market research agency YouGov plc. Carole has set up her own scholarship within the international charity One Young World, a global forum for young leaders aged between 18-30. She is a patron of Cairn, the charity which works towards eliminating domestic violence worldwide. In 2011 Carole was voted by the Institute of Directors as Britain’s Most Connected Business Woman. In the Queen’s Birthday Honours of 2015 she was awarded the CBE for her services to market research and charities.