First Civil Service commissioner and Chair, Child Maintenance Enforcement Commission.
For services to the Arts and to UK/Estonian cultural relations.
(Keinton Mandeville, Somerset) Dr Russell Hamilton. Director of Research and Development, Department of Health. Chairman, Independent Police Complaints Commission. Consultant Paediatric Surgeon and lately president, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Executive director, Adult, Health and Community Wellbeing, Essex County Council and president, Association of Directors of Adult Social Services. (Buckinghamshire) Mrs Hilda Elsie Marguerite Patten, OBE. Executive vice-president of Africa, Middle East, India, Europe Operations, Nissan Motors Ltd. Director, Civil Service Capability Group, Cabinet Office. Formerly Professor of Dermatology, Cardiff University.