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Title: Alderman

Ward: Dowgate

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Contact information

Correspondence address: 
Members' Room
PO Box 270


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Committee appointments

Term of Office

  • Currently in office

Appointments to outside bodies

Additional Information

Alison Gowman is a consultant at DLA Piper UK LLP having been a senior partner specialising in real estate. She has worked in the City all of her life training initially at Alsop Stevens Batesons & Co which then merged and grew into one of the largest international law firms. She has worked on investment and development transactions both within the City and nationally and assisted international businesses as they have entered the UK and European environment.


She is a member of the City of London Land Law Committee.  She has served on numerous City committees and was Chairman of the City of London School for Girls as well as the Chairman of the Energy and Sustainability Working Party. She has promoted the importance of sustainable working and targets in the City context both by advocacy (lecturing and articles) and in practical implementation. She is the Chairman of the City Bridge Trust, Governor of the Museum of London (and Chairman of its Audit and Risk Committee) as well as member of the City of London Police Committee (and Chairman of its Professional Standards and Integrity Subcommittee).  She is a member of the London Road Safety Council and a trustee of Trust for London.


She served as Master of the Worshipful Company of Glovers of London and retains an active interest in the promotion of the glove trade in the UK.




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