Christopher Dicker, a qualified chartered accountant, is a former member of the Broads Authority and has considerable experience as a trustee with a wide variety of charitable organisations. Christopher is currently company secretary with the East of England Air Ambulance. He is passionate about the role of good governance.
He trained at Lovewell Blake Chartered Accountants in Norwich before moving to Cooper Bros in 1973. Christopher returned to Lovewell Blake two years later, became a partner in 1977 and was senior partner for 10 years until he retired in September 2010. He specialised in larger audits and family-run companies and towards the end of his career built up a portfolio of more than 100 charity clients. He holds a Diploma in Charity Accounting (ICEAW). Christopher is a Deputy Lieutentant of Norfolk.
After retiring from Lovewell Blake Christopher set up a small consultancy company, mainly providing training and advisory services to charity trustees.
“The atmosphere you create at Centre 81 is heart-warming and congratulations to you and all your team for making it such a caring and happy place. I admire your devotion and energy and the way in which you make everyone feel loved and special. Keep up the good work and I have no doubt that Centre 81 will go from strength to strength.”