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Access to Justice Foundation appoints Laurence Harris new Chair of Trustees

13 June 2020
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The Access to Justice Foundation has announced the appointment of Laurence Harris as Chairman of its Board of Trustees. He will take over from out-going Chair, Lord Goldsmith QC, who will step down at the end of the year after 12 years. ‘I’m delighted to welcome Laurence as our new Chair. This is an extremely challenging time for the legal advice sector, therefore Laurence’s knowledge, experience and leadership will be invaluable as we continue to …

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EVPA appoints Roberta Bosurgi as new CEO

10 June 2020
Alliance magazine

The European Venture Philanthropy Association has appointed Roberta Bosurgi as new CEO. Bosurgi, currently a senior executive at Novartis, will take over in September from outgoing CEO Steven Serneels, who has been in the role since 2018 and will now be assuming the role of board chair. ‘I am delighted to soon welcome Roberta Bosurgi as the new CEO of EVPA. Her combination of corporate leadership and philanthropic work at Novartis, as well as her …

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Former Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard appointed Wellcome Trust chair

24 May 2020
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Former Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has been appointed chair of the UK based Wellcome Trust, one of the world’s …

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Angel Font elected new European Foundation Centre Chair

21 May 2020
Alliance magazine

Angel Font, Corporate Director of Research and Strategy at “la Caixa” Foundation in Spain, was elected the new Chair of …

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Kirsten Hommelhoff appointed new Secretary General of the Association of German Foundations

12 May 2020
Alliance magazine

Lawyer and foundation manager Kirsten Hommelhoff will be the new Secretary General of the Association of German Foundations, or Bundesverband …

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Lloyds Bank Foundation announce three new appointments to the board

17 February 2020
Alliance magazine

Lloyds Bank Foundation has appointed three new charity leaders as trustees – Darren Knight Chief Executive at Bolton CVS, Kamran …

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GSG announce Cliff Prior as new CEO

8 February 2020
Alliance magazine

Cliff Prior, currently CEO of Big Society Capital (BS), will join the Global Steering Group for Impact Investment (GS) in …

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Leadership changes at Van Leer Group

8 February 2020
Alliance magazine

The Van Leer Group have announced the appointment of Michael Feigelson as the Chief Executive of the Van Leer Group and Cecilia Vaca …

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Packard Foundation announce Nancy Lindborg as President and CEO

25 January 2020
Alliance magazine

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation’s Board of Trustees announced the selection of Nancy Lindborg as the Foundation’s new president …

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Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education appoint Dr. Sonia Ben Jaafar as CEO

17 January 2020
Alliance magazine

The Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education (AGFE) has appointed Dr. Sonia Ben Jaafar as Chief Executive Officer. Commenting on …

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Andrea Dicks named as Community Foundations of Canada President

16 January 2020
Alliance magazine

Community Foundation of Canada has announced that Andrea Dicks has been appointed to the position of President, effective immediately. Andrea …