• The ALSGBI has a Council, chaired by the President
  • Members of Council are elected by the membership of their region
  • Officers of the Association are elected by members of Council
  • The Council meets at regular intervals and is responsible for the management of the Association affairs and for the strategic expansion of Laparoscopic Surgery and techniques by the dissemination of knowledge and advice to its membership and to the public.
  • It has the responsibility of monitoring and approving training centres in laparoscopic surgery, and providing advice on laparoscopic surgery to the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, and to organisations such as the National Institute for Clinical Excellence.

Current ALSGBI Council List

Position Member
President Mr S Dexter
President Elect
Past President Mr P Sedman
Honorary Secretary Mr D Mahon
Honorary Treasurer Mr D Menzies
Director of Education Mr P Leeder
Members of Council Anglian – Mr N Keeling
Ireland – Mr C O’Boyle
Midlands – Mr E Griffiths
Northern and Yorkshire – Professor YKS Viswanath
North West and Mersey – Mr C Selvasekar
North Thames – Mr T Arulampalam
Oxford and Wessex – Mr N Davies
Scotland – Mr A Nassar
South Thames – Mr A Day
South and West – Mr N Francis
Trent – Mr A Awan
Wales – Mr G Whiteley
AUGIS Representative Mr G Toogood
ACPGBI Representative Mr M Chapman
ASiT Representative Mr A Peckham-Cooper
ALSGBI Representative at EAES Prof G Hanna
ALTS Representative Mrs D Gooch
Audit Director Mr R Welbourn
Editorial Secretary Mr N Keeling
Website Director Mr D Mahon
Research Director Prof G Hanna