Who we are

We are grateful for the support of our Board of Trustees. You can find out more about them below.

Edward Wray, Chairman

Edward Wray co-founded Betfair in 1999 and was its first Chief Executive. He set up the business in Australia, and became Chairman in 2006. Betfair floated on the London Stock Exchange in October 2010, valued at £1.4bn. He stepped down from his role as Chairman of Betfair in 2012, and currently holds Directorships at Funding Circle (the peer to business lending site), LMAX Limited (the world's leading exchange for FX), Property Partner (a residential property crowdfunding platform), and Prodigy Finance. He is Chair of the Development Board of the charity YouthNet, Trustee of Nesta, and an active angel investor.

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Ajaz Ahmed

Ajaz Ahmed is CEO of AKQA a digital agency employing 2,100 staff globally. Ajaz is a Trustee of Virgin Unite.

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Professor Peter Fonagy

Peter Fonagy is Chief Executive of the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families. He is also Professor of Contemporary Psychoanalysis and Developmental Science and Head of the Research Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology at UCL. In the US he holds professorships at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, and at Yale and Harvard Medical Schools.

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Dominic Flynn

Dominic Flynn is a solicitor who advises private clients on their private legal affairs with a strong emphasis on philanthropy. He is a Partner in Portrait Solicitors, a niche practice with a number of national and international grant giving and service providing charity clients. Dominic is also a trustee of The Indigo Trust, The Delfina Foundation, Monument Trust, Three Guineas Trust, True Colours Trust, Pinhas Rutenberg Educational Trust, among others.

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Charles Mindenhall

Charles Mindenhall is Co-Founder of Blenheim Chalcot, the UK’s leading Venture Builder. Blenheim Chalcot specialises in building digital businesses that transform industries. It has portfolio sales of over £300m, more than 3,000 employees, and a successful track record of over 40 companies across IT services and software platforms, financial services, education and media. Charles is a Trustee of the Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. He chairs OnSide London and the Technology Trust and is a Trustee of OnSide, iCould and the Bridges Charitable Trust.

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Simon Weaver

Simon Weaver is a partner at KPMG UK. Simon is a chartered accountant and has been auditing and advising a broad range of listed companies for the last 13 years.

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Senior Management Team

Victoria Hornby, CEO of Mental Health Innovations

Victoria is CEO of Mental Health Innovations. From 2011 to 2017, she was Director of Programmes at The Royal Foundation, building a portfolio of projects including the Invictus Games, Coach Core, United for Wildlife and Heads Together. Before joining the Foundation, Victoria was a Senior Executive at the Sainsbury Family Trusts and CEO of an international development charity. She began her career as Field Director of an aid agency, living and working in Eastern Europe for four years. Alongside her day jobs, Victoria is a Director of Social Finance, adviser to the Charles Dunstone Charitable Trust, and a trustee of the Westminster Foundation and the Bridges Impact Foundation.

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  • Clare Bolton, Director of Marketing and Communications

  • Chris Chapman, Director of Finance and Operations

  • Edward Conway, Director of IT & Security

  • Ben Hurdis, Director of Strategy

  • Sarah Kendrick, Clinical Director

  • Alex Le Vey, Director of Income

  • Dr. Fiona Pienaar, Senior Clinical Adviser

  • Dr. Mark Ungless, Director of Data Insights