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Robin Heller

Book review Robin Heller 30 November 2021 For Subscribers

Empire of Pain: The secret history of the Sackler dynasty

Reviewed by Robin Heller, President, The Athena Advisors When the Serpentine art gallery opened in London in 2013, it was named after the Sackler family, long known for contributions to art, medicine and education. Earlier …

Letter Robin Heller 5 March 2019

Power is a complex issue

The Alliance editorial and lead article introducing the issue on Royal Philanthropy raised thoughtful questions about covering some of the most consequential donors in the world: royalty. Yes, there are very specific power dynamics when …