The Foundation is run by a board of Trustees, a small professional staff team, and supported by a wider network of affiliated organisations and independent advisors.


Lord Rothschild OM GBE CVO

Hannah Rothschild CBE

The Hon. Emmy Freeman-Attwood

Professor Deborah Swallow

Francesco Goedhuis

Peter Troughton CVO CBE

Christopher Mark Kemp

S.J.P. Trust Corporation Limited (corporate Trustee)


Pippa Shirley, Director of Waddesdon

Victoria Lovatt-Morris, Director of People

Ellie Stout, Director of Grants

Dave Silvester, Chief Financial Officer

Sophie Hedley, Marketing & Communications Director

Leona Forsyth, Senior Grants Manager

David Terrace, Grants Manager

Rowena Mitchell, Operations Manager

Karen Nicoll, Grants Officer

Melanie Maelzer, Executive Assistant to Director of Grants

Christopher Campbell-Kelly, Executive Assistant to the Executive Board

Libby Blissett, Grants Intern