We are an independent charity, with an experienced trustee board, who have a strong background in legal, finance, regulation, business and charity. We are also looking for new people to join the board, if you are interested please read our trustee role description.
David Melville

David Melville

David believes in the power of digital to transform the world. He was at the forefront of the UK's digital revolution, as Legal Director of Freeserve prior to its flotation, and ultimate sale for over $2.3BN in 2000. David has also headed up the legal teams at Argos and Amazon, and is now Chief Counsel at SGO Corporation. SGO, the world's largest provider of electronic voting systems and a company committed to creating technology to improve society.

Diviya Gosrani

Diviya Gosrani

Diviya understands how to use money to make change happen. She is currently Head of Messrs Hoare Trustees. She has worked with major donors, foundations and trusts all of her life - for the last nine years at Hoare’s Bank and previously for seven years at Kleinwort Benson and 14 years at Coutts. She has been a leading innovator in social financing and grant giving and was involved in establishing a Donor Advised Fund for the bank.

Simon Persoff

Simon Persoff

Simon is passionate about helping charities better manage their data to drive better relationships with donors and beneficiaries. Simon brings vast experience across commercial, legal, regulatory and privacy issues, having worked at director-level for over fifteen years including directing legal and regulatory issues for both Orange's mobile and fixed-line businesses.  Now Simon’s focus is on data privacy and he is currently a director at UBS in their implementation of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).