HALO Trust Trustees

Board members

Tim Church HALO Trust

Tim Church

Chairman

Tim retired in December 2016 as president of MIO Partners, Inc. which manages investment programmes for McKinsey's current and former partners, as well as the firm's retirement plans. Tim joined McKinsey in 1991, to start and head up the European investment activity for the firm, taking over the running of the global activity in 1997. Prior to that, he was a director of Advent Ltd, a UK based venture capital firm. He qualified as a chartered accountant with Price Waterhouse in London and has an honours degree in Engineering Science from the University of Durham.

Mark Aedy The HALO Trust

Mark Aedy

Mark Aedy is a Managing Director and Head of Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Investment Banking and on the Management Committee at Moelis & Company, the global independent investment bank. He has over 35 years experience, building and managing investment banking franchises and advising clients on a range of strategic merger, acquisition and capital markets transactions in multiple jurisdictions. Previously, Mark served as Head of Europe, Middle East and Africa Corporate and Investment Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and was a member of the Global Corporate and Investment Banking Executive Committee. He also held several senior management positions at Merrill Lynch, including Head of Investment Banking, Europe, Middle East and Africa; Head of Metals & Mining; and Head of General Industrials.

He is the Senior Independent Director of the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust. Mark holds a B.A. (Honours) degree from Durham University.

Paddy Beeley, HALO Trust

Patrick Beeley

Paddy Beeley was an Army Officer and then worked in Emerging Markets at JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley for 18 years. He left in 2004 to set up his own emerging market fixed-income consultancy. In 2009-10 he worked part-time as a volunteer for HALO, training in Cambodia and Angola and then working in Afghanistan. He has a good working knowledge of mine clearance. Paddy has a degree in Classics from Trinity College, Cambridge and lives on a remote hill farm on Exmoor.

Anthony Bird, HALO Trust

Anthony Bird

Anthony Bird has over 30 years’ experience in investment banking, having worked in many countries around the world; before that he served in the Army. He was born and brought up in Portugal and is a Managing Director of Rothschild.

Jane Davis HALO Trust

Jane Davis

Jane is a nurse, currently on the board of NHS Camden Clinical Commissioning Group and the UK Nursing and Midwifery Council, sitting on panels of conduct and competence hearings. She spent 34 years as an officer in the Army Reserve, retiring in 2015 as a Colonel and has visited most HALO programmes since she joined us in 1994 as a medical advisor. Jane is involved in developing training and validation programmes for the minefield paramedics and procuring medical equipment. She is a Deputy Lieutenant in Greater London and Colonel Commandant of the QARNC.

Paddy Nicoll, HALO Trust

Paddy Nicoll

Paddy Nicoll, a former British Army Officer, co-chairs Henley Estates, a property company. He is also the Chairman of The River and Rowing Museum in Henley-on-Thames; Managing Chairman of Row2Recovery, the military adaptive rowing charity; a Trustee of The Annabel Arbib Foundation; a Trustee of The Langley Academy Trust and a Board Member of The Endeavour Fund, HRH Prince Harry’s charity which supports endeavours by wounded servicemen. He is also studying for a Masters Degree in International Affairs and Diplomacy.

Rupert Younger, HALO Trust

Rupert Younger

Rupert is a leading commentator on reputation matters and Director of the Oxford University Centre for Corporate Reputation, which he founded in 2008. He is also a consulting partner of The Finsbury Group, which he co-founded. Rupert is a member of the Senior Common Rooms at Worcester College, Oxford, and at St Antony’s College, Oxford. He is currently Chairman of Oxford University’s Socially Responsible Investment Review Committee of Council, and was appointed by HM The Queen as High Sheriff of Hampshire for 2013-14. He has an MA (Hons) from the University of Aberdeen.

Anastasia Staten the HALO Trust USA Board

Anastasia Staten

Chair

Anastasia joined the HALO Trust with nearly 20 years of experience spanning nonprofit management, fundraising, communications, and politics. She is currently serving as the Executive Director of the ESA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the video game industry. Previously, she served in leadership positions with distinguished organizations such as American Humane Association and Foundation Fighting Blindness. Prior to her career in nonprofit philanthropy, Anastasia worked in politics in her home state of Ohio.