Officers, Committee and Other Posts

BACSA is managed by Officers and an Executive Committee elected at the Annual General Meeting. They are the association’s trustees. The Committee is supported by a President and Vice-Presidents.

Everybody listed on this page is a volunteer.


Sir Mark Havelock-Allan Bt KC


Sir Michael Davies KCB
Mr David Mahoney
Msgr Dr Michael Nazir-Ali
Mr Alan Tritton CBE DL
Lady Wade-Gery


Mr Paul DeanChairman
Mr Peter BoonHonorary Secretary
Mr Paul DeanHonorary Treasurer
Mr Robin BoonHonorary Membership Secretary

Executive Committee Members

Dr Richard BingleRecords, BL archive, UK MIs and Church matters
Mr Charles Greig
Dr Rosie Llewellyn-Jones MBEEditor of ‘Chowkidar’, Publications and Second-hand book sales’.
Ms Denise LoveProjects Coordinator
Ms Rachel MagowanCommunications Officer and Website Editor
Dr Rosemary RazaGeneral Meetings and Events Officer
Ms Valmay YoungWebsite Manager & Twitter Editor
Mr Yasin ZargarSouth Asia Adviser

Area representatives and other posts

Dr Abu Sayeed M AhmedBangladesh
Mr David BarnabasBangalore and suburbs
Mr N P ChekkuttyKerala
Dr William CrawleyDelhi, Delhi suburbs, Haryana and Meerut
Mr Peter d’CruzPoona (Pune)
Mr Adam FoucarBurma
Mr John L HardingMalacca
Mr Anthony HultonSri Lanka
Mr Tom InglisAndhra Pradesh, Telangana and South East Odisha
Mr Leslie JamesPenang
Dr Rosie Llewellyn-JonesLucknow
Mr David MahoneyHong Kong and China
Mme Yvonne Matignon-GonsalvesNorth Karnataka and Goa
Mrs Phillida PurvisSeringapatnam, Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu
Mr Michael RawlinsonMalaysia
Dr Rosemary RazaPakistan
Mr Syed Faizan RazaBihar and Jharkhand
Mrs Valerie RobinsonGwalior and Shivpuri
Mr Trevor RosemeyerAgra and District, Mathura
Mr Mark WhitehouseAfghanistan
Mr David BlakeBritish Library Archive Support
Sir Michael DaviesPublications Distributor
Brigadier lan ReesCemetery Records Officer, Military liaison and cemetery maps & directions
Mr Ravindra GunduraoSouth Karnataka and Tamil Nadu
Mr Sayed Ali HamidPakistan, Punjab
Ms Valerie HayeUttarakhand hill stations