David Ruebain

David Ruebain

Member, OFFA Advisory Group

Appointed April 2013

David Ruebain is Chief Executive of the Equality Challenge Unit, an organisation funded by the higher education sector to promote equality in universities and colleges. He is also a co-optee to the Rights and Justice Committee of the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust.

He was formerly a solicitor for 21 years, during which time he served as Director of Legal Policy at the Equality and Human Rights Commission of Great Britain and founded the department of Education, Equality and Disability Law at Levenes Solicitors. David has also been an equality law adviser and consultant on equality to the FA Premier League, a Board Member of the European Network of Equality Bodies and Chair of the Law Society of England and Wales’ Mental Health and Disability Committee.

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Equality Challenge Unit

Chief Executive