SOAS University of London

Steve Tinton



Steve Tinton
Board of Trustees

Honorary Treasurer

Mr Steve Tinton


Steve was appointed to the Governing Body in 2012 and in 2018 became Treasurer. He is also a member of the China Advisory Board. At SOAS he has been Chair of the Audit Committee, Chair of Estates and Chair of the Self managed services board. He is a non executive Trustee and Treasurer of China Dialogue Trust. From 2006 to 2016 he held various Non-Executive Director and Audit Chair posts in Strategic Health Authorities and Acute Hospital Trusts within the NHS and he was a Non-Executive Director and Audit Chair of OCS with its extensive interests in Asia. From 2013 to 2018 he was a member of the World Health Organisation, Independent Oversight Expert Advisory Committee. Steve retired from PwC in 2006, where he was the Risk Management Leader for the Asia Pacific region. Prior to this role, he was responsible for multinational audits and acquisitions. As part of this role he carried out quality control reviews in Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Steve is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and graduated in Geography from St Catharine’s College Cambridge following time volunteering in India.