• Born date: 1951-04-03
  • Born in: n.a.
Brendan Barber

Sir Brendan Paul Barber (born 3 April 1951) is Chair of the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (Acas) Council. He is a former General Secretary of the United Kingdom's Trades Union Congress (TUC); a post he held from June 2003 until his retirement at the end of 2012. He was appointed Acas Chair in 2014, replacing Ed Sweeney, who had been in the post since 2007.