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Tom Hoppe  

Thomas Hoppe, Chair of Trustees

Tom was the COO/CFO for Coalition, a leading business intelligence provider to Investment Banks. Having graduated in Economics and Politics from the University of Warwick, Tom spent 25 years at JP Morgan and predecessor banks holding global leadership roles in Fixed Income Businesses. Tom joined Scotts in 2007. Prior to becoming Chairman, Tom led the successful planning and development of the extension for St Peters Row.

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Raj Bhamber - Care and Safeguarding Committee

Raj is a former PwC Director with extensive experience in the fields of people, organisational development and communications. She is a fellow of the CIPD and has enjoyed working in both the public and private sectors in Canada and the UK.

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Andrew Blevins  

Andrew Blevins, Health and Safety Committee

Andrew is UK Managing Director of Liberty Property Trust and has been active in the property industry for 30 yearsPrior to joining Liberty, Andrew served as European Director of Jones Lang LaSalle’s international property consultancy and is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.  Andrew is also a director of Kent’s inward investment agency, Locate in Kent.

Sue Bourne  

Sue Bourne - Finance and General Purposes Committee

Sue is a non-executive partner with Frog Capital, a private equity fund specialising in fast-growing European businesses. She graduated from St Andrews University and then qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG. Sue worked for 3i for 15 years where she was a UK Director. She has experience of 2 other private equity funds and in 2013 she was involved for 12 months as a business volunteer for the charity Pilotlight. Sue joined as a Trustee in August 2014.

Derek McManamin  

Derek McMenamin - Legal

Derek spent 30 years at Linklaters, the global business law firm, including 21 years as a partner in its Corporate Department. From 2011 until 2014 he was a non-executive director of Crown Agents, which operates in the international aid and development sector and he remains a non-executive director of its subsidiary, Crown Agents Bank. He is a graduate of Cambridge University and joined Scotts in January 2015.


Martin Miles - Finance and General Purposes Committee

Martin is a retired actuary and a former Partner of PWC.  He chairs the Education Committee of the Actuaries Livery Company and is on the Board of Citizens Advice North & West Kent.

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 Richard Tapsfield  


Richard Tapsfield - Chair of Policy Committee

Richard is a graduate of Cambridge University and joined Scotts in January 2019.  He was with Linklaters, the international law firm, for 40 years as trainee, associate and then partner, advising on commercial litigation and leading their professional indemnity insurance programme.

Nick Ward  

Nick Ward - Chair of Finance and General Purposes Committee

Nick is a retired chartered accountant. He worked for many years in the City of London for a leading professional services firm.



  Caroline Phippen is not a Trustee but acts as Chair of Service Management Committee



Jill Scott, MBE 

Jill, together with her late husband Denis, founded Scotts Project Trust to provide what Jill calls 'a homely home' where people with a learning disability could thrive and be happy. Jill was inspired by her daughter, Henny, who had a learning disability, and fundraised tirelessly to build St Peter's Row. Thanks to Jill's vision, and commitment to the value of performing and visual arts, we also have our Development Centre.


Jill Scott



Scotts Project Trust
Delarue Close
Shipbourne Road
Kent TN11 9NN
Registered Charity 1051947

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