Our governance


Our Trustees delegate management responsibilities to the Chief Executive and certain other functions to our sub-committees.


Dominic Casserley

Chairman, CAF Trustees
Dominic is Chairman of CAF Trustees and senior advisor at Warburg Pincus.

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Saphié Ashtiany

Saphié Ashtiany

Vice-chair, CAF Trustees
Saphié is a leading employment and discrimination lawyer; previously a partner at Nabarro LLP and was a Commissioner at the Equal Opportunities Commission.

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Robin Creswell

CAF Trustee
Robin is Managing Principal of investment management firm Payden & Rygel and a Fellow of the Securities & Investment Institute.

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Matt Hammerstein

CAF Trustee
Matt is currently a Managing Director at Barclays Bank Plc (Head of Client and Customer Experience), with responsibility for leading a number of Group functions.

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Peter Kellner

CAF Trustee
Peter Kellner is currently chair of NCVO. He was chairman of the pioneering online survey research company, YouGov, from 2001–7 and president from 2007–16.

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CAF Trustee, Tiina Lee

Tiina Lee

CAF Trustee
Tiina Lee is Head of Global Markets, UK and Deputy CEO UK at Deutsche Bank. She is the Vice-Chair of the UK Executive Committee and is responsible for oversight and governance of Deutsche’s activities in the UK region.

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CAF Trustee and non-Executive Director, CAF Bank, Carole Machell

Carole Machell

CAF Trustee and non-Executive Director, CAF Bank
Carole Machell sits as a non-Executive director on the board of Weatherbys Bank, where she chairs the Risk Committee.

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Dr Julie Maxton

CAF Trustee
Julie is the first woman to hold the post of Executive Director in the history of the Royal Society and was previously Registrar of Oxford University.

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Roger Perkin

CAF Trustee
Roger Perkin was for many years at partner at Ernst & Young and now serves on the boards of a number of businesses and charities.

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CAF trustee & chair, CAF Bank, Janet Pope

Janet Pope

CAF Trustee and Chair, CAF Bank
Janet Pope is Chief of Staff and Director, Group Corporate Affairs, Lloyds Banking Group plc. Janet directs the Group Chief Executive’s Office, is Director Group Corporate Affairs and has responsibility for the Diversity and Inclusion and Responsible Business functions. 

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Susannah Storey

CAF Trustee
Susannah Storey is a Civil Servant, and is currently acting Director General for the Economic Partnership, DExEU.

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