The Executive Committee, founded in 1993 and based in London, oversees the work of the London office. It also serves as the liaison with the Commonwealth Secretariat and other Commonwealth bodies. The Executive Committee comprises members nominated from the founding bodies of the CHRI/made up of the following professional associations: Commonwealth Lawyers Association, Commonwealth Legal Education Association, Commonwealth Journalists Association, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, Commonwealth Press Union, and Commonwealth Broadcasting Association. The Executive Committee is also made up of some co-opted members.
Chairperson of CHRI's Executive Committee, Uk:
Lord Carlile of Berriew