– Chairman of the Audit Committee
– Compensation Committee
– Nominating Committee
– Management/Organization Development Committee
William van Heesewijk
William van Heesewijk began his career with Lloyds Bank International in 1981, working for both the merchant banking and investment management arms. He has been involved in the investment trust industry since 1987 in various capacities. He is a member of the Association of Investment Companies Managers’ forum. Mr van Heesewijk was appointed to the Board on 1 December 2005.
Andrew has a wealth of experience in the investment trust industry across many sectors since the early 1990s. He has over 25 years’ experience in various senior roles with Invesco Perpetual, Jupiter and Flemings and has served as an non-executive director on the board of an asset management company and the KI Financials Master Fund, a Hedge Fund-of-Funds. He is currently a non-executive director of F&C UK High Income Trust PLC.
The Rt Hon. the Lord (Norman) Lamont of Lerwick