University of Oxford
Mr Peter Cruddas is the founder of CMC Markets Plc, a company which he founded in 1989. He established the Peter Cruddas Foundation in 2006 with the object of assisting disadvantaged and disengaged young people. Peter is passionate about his charitable work with the Foundation and is also active in a number of other charitable institutions, which the Foundation supports. Mr Cruddas was awarded an honorary degree from the University of Oxford in 2008.
Mr Cruddas also supports prestigious Cruddas Link Fellowships to physicians and medical scientists who are engaged in establishing or enlarging medical academic centres, throughout the world, where their links to Oxford would provide support, resource and prestige.