The Dean & Chapter are delighted to announce the appointment of Geraint Hywel Williams as the Cathedral’s Chief Operating Officer. Geraint read Law at the University of Manchester and the Universit√© de Bourgogne before joining HSBC’s graduate scheme, working in West Wales, Cardiff and London.

Having been a Policy Adviser to The Law Society of England and Wales and the director of a legal training company, Geraint has spent the last seven years as a Relationship Manager for Business Wales, a Welsh Government project which delivers advice to businesses. He specialises in advising high growth businesses and third sector organisations on governance and compliance issues.

He is the Musical Director of a cancer charity choir in Neath Port Talbot, and organist at Bethesda Congregational Church, Llangennech. He lives in the rural hamlet of Llanegwad, Carmarthenshire with his Old English Sheepdog.