|Chancellor of the University of East Anglia|
|Preceded by||Sir Geoffrey Allen|
|Succeeded by||Rose Tremain|
|Died||25 April 2012(aged 74)|
|Alma mater||Jesus College, Cambridge|
Charles Brandon Gough was educated at Douai School and Jesus College, Cambridge where he read Natural Sciences and Law. He held Chairmanships of Yorkshire Water, Coopers & Lybrand and De La Rue plc, and was Chairman of the Higher Education Funding Council for England. He was knighted in 2002.