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| Posted by: Andy Tonner

Sufina Ahmad appointed as new Director at John Ellerman Fund

Prospectus is delighted to announce that the John Ellerman Fund has appointed Sufina Ahmad as its new Director.

John Ellerman Foundation is an independent, endowed funder. This year they will make grants of £5.6 million in the arts, environment and social action. More details of their programmes, approaches and the organisations they support can be found on their website www.ellerman.org.uk

Sufina Ahmad will join the Foundation in January 2020. Sufina comes from the City of London Corporation where she is Corporate Strategy Manager. She also has a track record in grant making from her previous roles with City Bridge Trust and the National Lottery Community Fund and brings experience of working in the charity sector, where she also holds several trusteeships.

Hugh Raven, Foundation Chair, said “There was a great deal of interest in the role from an exceptionally strong field. Sufina is an outstanding candidate and the Trustees are very much looking forward to welcoming her to the Foundation in the new year.”

Sufina Ahmad said “It’s a huge privilege to be joining the John Ellerman Foundation in the new year and I can’t wait to begin working with the team, trustees and others towards the aim of advancing the wellbeing of people, society and the natural world.”