The Buchanan Trust is governed through a corporate trustee, The Buchanan Trustee Company Ltd, and its board of directors is proud to pledge their commitment to The Armed Forces Corporate Covenant.

The Board Structure

  • Patron

    • General Sir Adrian Bradshaw KCB OBE DL

  • Chairman

    • Helen Thomas DL

      Managing Director, Westons.

  • Board of Directors

    • Robert Buchanan

      Direct descendant of the original benefactor.

    • Karl Gilmore DL

      Ex member of HM Armed Forces, currently Rail Infrastructure Director.

    • Alan Cartwright

      Ex member of HM Armed Forces, currently Estate Manager.

    • Dan Simmons

      Ex member HM Armed Forces, currently MD Metris Leadership.

    • David Brook

      Ex member of HM Armed Forces

    • Dr Louise Moon

      Heritage & Sustainable Impact Manager

Our Supporters

We are proud to work with a number of charities and organisations that help us deliver our vision. Here are some of our supporters and funders.