Barry Horne

Chief Executive
@ English Federation of Disability Sport

Barry Horne
  • Bio

Barry Horne was appointed as Chief Executive of the English Federation of Disability Sport in May 2010. EFDS is the leading charity promoting and enabling more disabled people to become active in sport across England and has the simple vision: “Disabled People are active for life”. Barry’s former role was as a Corporate Director in a large City Council but he has worked in a range of roles including as Chief Executive of the East Midlands Regional Assembly and Regional Local Government Association.

His early career was in the community and voluntary sector and he is delighted to be heading up a National charity with such a vital role to play. Barry is a passionate advocate for the powerful role which sport and physical activity can play in improving disabled people’s lives and changing attitudes in society.

Barry is a keen and regular tennis player and cyclist.

  • My Previous Events

  • A New Strategy for Sport: A Change of Approach

    • 04-05-2016
    • 08:30 - 16:00
    • Pendulum Hotel & Manchester Conference Centre