Formerly chief executive, Royal Yachting Association. (Doncaster, South Yorkshire) Rodney Paul Carr, OBE.
Chief executive, Professional Golfers' Association European Tour. (Sunningdale, Berkshire) Douglas Edwin Oakervee, OBE.
Consultant Paediatric Surgeon and lately president, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
Director, Large Business Service, HM Revenue and Customs.
Deputy director, Curriculum and Pupil Well Being, Schools Directorate, Department for Children, Schools and Families.
For services to Environmental Conservation and Sustainable Development in West and Central Africa. Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
For services to Business and to Charity in North East Scotland. Professor of Audiological Medicine, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Professor of Wildlife Conservation, University of Oxford. (Keinton Mandeville, Somerset) Dr Russell Hamilton. Director of Research and Development, Department of Health. Chairman, Independent Police Complaints Commission. (York, North Yorkshire) Mrs Judith Louise Greensmith. For services to local and national Special Needs Education. President, Industrial Tribunals and the Fair Employment Tribunal in Northern Ireland. (Downpatrick, Down) Professor Ann Jacqueline Hunter. Formerly Senior vice-president and head, Science Environment Development, Glaxo Smith Kline. For services to the Nuclear and Financial Services Industries. Senior assistant director of Public Prosecution Service for Northern Ireland. Chief Dental Officer for Wales, Department of Health and Social Services, Welsh Assembly Government. Director, Private Pensions and chief Economist, Department for Work and Pensions.