Seeking a new Trustee and Chair of the Investment Advisory Committee

We are looking to appoint a new Trustee, who will also serve as Chair of the Investment Advisory Committee.

By Matthew Farrand · March 28, 2023

We are looking to appoint a new Trustee to its main Board, who will also serve as Chair of the Investment Advisory Committee.

The overall purpose of Trustees is to hold the charity “in trust” for current and future beneficiaries by:

  • Ensuring that the charity has a clear vision, mission and strategic direction and is focused on achieving these.
  • Being responsible for the performance of the charity and for its “corporate” behaviour; ensuring that the charity complies with all legal and regulatory requirements
  • Acting as guardians of the charity’s assets, both tangible and intangible, taking all due care over their security, deployment and proper application
  • Ensuring that the charity’s governance is of the highest possible standard

Investment Advisory Committee

The Investment Advisory Committee supports the Board in ensuring effective management and use
of the endowment fund.

The remit of the Investment Advisory Committee is to:

  • maintain oversight of the investments of the Charity to ensure that the funds are managed in
    accordance with agreed policy, legislation and good practice
  • advise the Board on the development of an investment policy for Maudsley Charity
    specifically addressing any relevant ethical considerations
  • review the policy on a regular basis to ensure that it remains compatible with the Charity’s
    business plan
  • make any recommendations for changes to the investment policy, portfolio and investment
    management arrangements to the Board
  • maintain an overview of the performance of all investments assets
  • report performance to the Board.


We are looking for a Trustee who would bring expertise in the following key areas:

  • in-depth experience of financial and property investments
  • charity investment requirements

Find out more and register interest

The deadline for consideration is 17 April 2023.

Find out more in the Recruitment Information Pack, which can be downloaded below.

You can find out more and register your interest at the following link: For any questions or problems, please contact