Annual Review 2007/2008

Employees and remuneration

BBC World Service Management Board remuneration

The members of the BBC World Service Management Board who served during the year are shown here:Management Board. The remuneration report contains more information on the BBC remuneration policy for the BBC World Service Management Board.

The remuneration of the permanently appointed members of the BBC World Service Management Board is set out below.

  2008
£000
2007
£000
Management Board emoluments 1,598 1,753
Employer's pension contributions 245 105
compensation for loss of office 38 218
Total 1,881 2,076

The highest paid member of BBC World Service Management Board in the year was Nigel Chapman, Director, BBC World Service. The aggregate of his emoluments to 31 March 2008 was £228,000 (2007: £223,000). As a member of the BBC Pension Scheme, Nigel Chapman's total accrued annual pension at 31 March 2008 was £98,000 (2007: £91,000).

All 13 of the full-time members of the BBC World Service Management Board have retirement benefits accruing under the BBC Pension Scheme (2007: 15 members).

The table below provides additional remuneration disclosure. It analyses the full year equivalent remuneration of BBC World Service Management Board members within incremental bands of £10,000.

  2008
Number
2007
Number
220,000 to 229,999 1 1
210,000 to 219,999 - 1
170,000 to 179,999 - 1
160,000 to 169,999 1 -
130,000 to 139,999 1 1
120,000 to 129,999 2 2
110,000 to 119,999 1 2
100,000 to 109,999 2 1
90,000 to 99,999 2 2
80,000 to 89,999 2 3
70,000 to 79,999 1 1
Total 13 15