Forces Pension Society

Fighting for the forces and their families

Presidents & Vice Presidents


  • Admiral Sir Ian Forbes KCB CBE – Former Royal Naval Commander at every level including Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Atlantic; An Associate Fellow of RUSI; Alumnus of the Windsor Leadership Trust; Chairman of the Naval Review; Senior Executive Adviser to the Global Consulting Firm, Booz and Company; Chairman of the Eastbourne College Charity, his old school, encompassing Eastbourne College and St Andrews Preparatory School.

Vice Presidents

  • Admiral Sir Jonathon Band GCB, DL - former First Sea Lord
  • Admiral of the Fleet the Lord Boyce KG GCB OBE DL – former Chief of the Defence Staff. Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports
  • Lieutenant General Sir David Capewell KCB OBE - former Chief of Joint Operations 
  • Air Marshal Sir Christopher Coville KCB - former Commander in Chief RAF Personnel and Training Command
  • Marshal of the Royal Air Force the Lord Craig GCB OBE – former Chief of the Defence Staff
  • Vice Admiral Sir Michael Moore KBE LVO - former NATO Maritime Chief of Staff in Naples
  • Air Chief Marshal Sir Andrew Pulford GCB CBE ADC – former Chief of the Air Staff
  • General the Lord Ramsbotham GCB CBE – Former Commander of the Field Army & Aide de Camp General to HM the Queen
  • General the Lord Richards GCB CBE DSO - former Chief of the Defence Staff
  • Field Marshal the Lord Walker GCB CMG CBE DL – former Chief of the Defence Staff
  • General Sir Peter Wall GCB CBE DL – former Commander in Chief Land Forces and former Chief of the General Staff