Who we are

Helen Moss OBE - Chairman 

Helen has been a member of the Triangle Trust Board of Trustees since 2007 and became Chair in 2015.  She has wide-ranging experience of the business community, voluntary sector and local government. Helen was Director of Quartet Community Foundation, one of the first and most successful community foundations in the UK, managing and distributing charitable funds on behalf of individuals, companies, charitable trusts and statutory bodies to meet the needs of people living in the West of England. She was awarded the OBE in 2008 for her services to the community foundation.  Since her retirement, Helen has continued her involvement in the voluntary sector as Trustee of a number of local and national charities.

Bruce Newbigging - Vice Chairman

Bruce has been a member of the Triangle Trust Board of Trustees since 2005.  He is a Managing Director at Rathbones where he specialises in family office wealth management including tax planning and charitable trust funds.  Bruce has worked in merchant banking and investment since 1977 with previous director positions at both SG Hambros and the London Private Bank.  He has been a Board Director and member of the Audit Committee of Falcon Property Trust since 1994.

Dr James Anderson – Trustee  

James joined the Triangle Trust Board of Trustees in 2012.  He qualified in Medicine in 1976 and was a hospital physician for ten years before training in psychiatry and then forensic psychiatry. James teaches forensic psychiatry at the Institute of Psychiatry, London.  He is a Consultant Psychiatrist at the Practitioner Health Programme, a service for doctors and dentists with addictions and mental health problems. James is also an Honorary Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist at The Bracton Centre, Oxleas Foundation Mental Health Trust, a service for mentally disordered offenders.

Andrew Pitt - Trustee

Andrew has been a member of the Triangle Trust Board of Trustees since 2010. He is a Chartered Accountant and has his own financial consulting practice London & Bath Ltd. advising families and charities on their financial and business affairs. He was a partner with Chartered Accountants KPMG for over 20 years, latterly focusing on private clients and trusts until he retired in 2005. He is a Trustee of Bath Preservation Trust and the Ray Harris Trust Charitable Trust.

Julian Weinberg - Trustee 

Julian joined the Triangle Trust as a Trustee in 2014. He is a solicitor and Higher Court Advocate, having practised in the field of criminal law for nearly 30 years. He is currently a Consultant to a niche criminal law firm in Central London. He has been involved in professional regulation for several years sitting as a Chair of a number of professional regulatory fitness to practice panels. He is also Chair of a local education authority Admission and Exclusion Panel and an Independent Costs Assessor for the Legal Aid Agency. In addition, he sits as a trustee for a number of charities in the criminal justice field.

Alison Hope - Trustee 

Alison has been a member of the Triangle Trust Board of Trustees since 2015.  Alison is an independent fundraising consultant with over 20 years of experience of the voluntary sector, working across a range of sectors with charities of all sizes. Prior to becoming an independent consultant, Alison worked with FTSE 100 companies in the field of corporate social responsibility at the International Business Leaders Forum, as a major gift fundraiser at the University of Bristol and she was Head of Fundraising at the University of Gloucestershire. 

Karen Drury - Trustee

Karen joined the Triangle Trust in 2016. Initially in theatre, halls management, arts development, Karen then went into PR, finally specialising in internal communication. She is a qualified executive coach, working with a variety of global and national organisations. Karen has a Masters in Organisational Behaviour from Birkbeck, and an honours degree in English from Leeds and hopes to make up the set with a doctorate at some stage. She has been a Trustee for more than ten years for a variety of charitable organisations.

Doreen Foster - Trustee

Doreen is Director of Warwick Arts Centre in Coventry, one of the largest multi art form venues in the UK and situated at the heart of the University of Warwick campus. The Arts Centre serves the general public, students and University staff. Doreen is former deputy director of Black Cultural Archives, the country’s only building based archive dedicated to holding, documenting and revealing stories/evidence of black presence in Britain. She is also former chief executive of Bernie Grant Arts Centre in Tottenham and has held roles at the Arts Council, the Prince’s Trust and in regeneration projects. Doreen is a 2005/06 Clore Fellow and Associate. She sits on the boards of Clean Break Theatre and Heart of Glass (Creative People and Places in St Helens).

Victoria Southwell - Director