People

People

The Foundation is made up of twelve trustees, a small staff team in our London office and a wider network of advisors and reviewers.

The Board of Trustees is comprised of academic members and family members in a roughly 75:25 ratio. Trustees are advised by expert grant panels, and Nomination, Risk and Investment Committees.

Trustees

Dame Janet Wolfson de Botton DBE (Chairman)
Hon Mrs Laura Wolfson Townsley
Charles Wolfson Townsley CFA
Rebecca Marks
Sir Eric Ash CBE FRS FREng
Sir David Cannadine FBA FSA FRSL
Dame Hermione Lee DBE FRSL FBA
Lord McColl CBE MS FRCS
Sir Michael Pepper FRS FREng
Sir Peter Ratcliffe FRS
Lord Turnberg MD FRCP
Dame Jean Thomas DBE FMedSci FRS 

Staff 

Paul Ramsbottom - Chief Executive
Diana Clarke - PA to the Chief Executive
Lin Richardson - Deputy Chief Executive & Head of Grants
Mark Davies - Programme Manager (Science and Medicine)
Eleanor Hodges - Grants Assistant
Jessica Warner - Programme Manager (Arts, Humanities and Schools)
Rosie Peacock - Grants Assistant
Amanda Thomson - Communications and Events Manager
Charles Tait - Head of Finance