The governing body of World Jewish Relief is our Council of Management, currently comprising of 15 Trustees.
Each trustee has a 3 year + 3 year term of office. The Council delegates certain responsibilities to five Standing Committees namely: Finance, Allocations, Nominations, Philanthropy & Communications and Investment. We have an appointed President and 5 Life Vice-Presidents who hold significant non-constitutional positions. In addition a significant number of event organising committees play a key role in attracting support and funding to our work.
Dan was appointed Chair in 2016 after two years as a trustee. Dan’s career includes the role of Principal Private Secretary to Chancellors Alistair Darling and George Osborne and Managing Director at Merrill Lynch. He is Senior Executive at Strategic Intelligence Firm, Hakluyt.
Henry Grunwald OBEPresident
Henry Grunwald was awarded the OBE for services to the Jewish Community and Interfaith Relations. He holds a number of communal roles, including Chairman, The National Holocaust Centre (Beth Shalom), Chairman, Shechita UK, Vice-President, Council of Christians and Jews, and Trustee, UJS/Hillel.
Philip Bunt joined World Jewish Relief in June 2014 as Treasurer. In his professional life he is Director of Business Services for UK Anti-Doping, which tests athletes to make sure they are clean; Philip is very relieved that he doesn’t have to collect the samples.
Nigel RossHonorary Life Vice President
Nigel LaytonHonorary Life Vice President
Andrew Brown MBEHonorary Life Vice President
Clive Marks OBEHonorary Life Vice President
Linda RosenblattHonorary Life Vice President
Richard FrankFundraising Chair