Current Trustees

President

HRH The Duke of Kent KG GCMG GCVO ADC

Chairman

Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach GBE KCB ADC DL

Board Members

Lord Ashcroft of Chichester KCMG PC
Elizabeth Cleaver
Rear Admiral Amjad Hussain CB
Tim Marlow
Dame Judith Mayhew Jonas DBE
Sir John Scarlett KCMG OBE
Professor Sir Hew Strachan PhD FSRE DL
Tamsin Todd
Peter Watkins CBE
Matthew Westerman
Three vacancies
His Excellency The Hon Alexander Downer AC (High Commissioner for
Australia)
Her Excellency Janice Charette (High Commissioner for Canada)
His Excellency Mr Y K Sinha (High Commissioner for India)
His Excellency Lt General the Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae (High Commissioner
for New Zealand)
His Excellency Syed Ibne Abbas (High Commissioner for Pakistan)
His Excellency Obed Mlaba (High Commissioner for South Africa)
Her Excellency Ms Amari Wijewardene (High Commissioner for Sri Lanka)

The Sovereign appoints the President of the Board.

The Prime Minister appoints ten members, the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs appoints two (Sir John Scarlett and one vacancy), the Secretary of State for Defence appoints one (Peter Watkins) and the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport appoints one (vacant). Their High Commissioners represent seven Commonwealth Governments ex officio.