Neville Newman – partner of Harris & Trotter LLP

Harris & Trotter LLP are a general practice firm of accountants located in central London. The firm was established in 1940 and recently celebrated their 70th anniversary. They have 11 partners, and 55 staff members with over 2000 clients.

Harris & Trotter has wide-ranging experience with charitable foundations, and has in fact created its own inovative trust scheme, the Harris & Trotter Charitable Trust, whereby a nominal voluntary charge is added to each of its client's invoices and when paid, is matched by the firm.

In addition, Neville Newman was a contributor to The Gathering Storm charity book and as such has chosen the Harris & Trotter Charitable Trust as beneficiary for the book proceeds.

Sean Laird – Trafalgar Asset Managers Ltd.

Sean Laird is a Portfolio Manager at Trafalgar Asset Managers which is a London based hedge fund founded in 2001.

Prior to Trafalgar, Sean worked at Bank of America, Tillinghast Towers-Perrin and MED Ltd. Sean is a qualified Actuary, CFA charter holder and holds a BSc (Hons) in Mathematics from Glasgow University.

Sean’s was also a contributor and author to The Gathering Storm charity book, and has chosen his share of the book sale proceeds to be donated to Trees for Life