Our trustees are responsible for the overall management of With You, its strategic direction and decision making.
Alex Carlile (Chair)
Lord Alex Carlile is a QC, Fellow of King’s College London, Fellow of the Industry and Parliament Trust, Honorary Companion of the Security Institute and director of SC Strategy Ltd.
Anne Chapman (Vice Chair)
Anne is a solicitor and vice chair of the governing board of the Chartered Institute of Housing. She has chaired two NHS trusts and held board positions for charities and school governing bodies. Anne was a trustee of KCA prior to the merger with With You.
Lynne is an HR director who has worked extensively in the UK and abroad. She is currently senior vice president, HR, for KCA Deutag, an Aberdeen based oil and gas company. Lynne is also a member of the children’s panel in Scotland and a trustee of Albyn Housing Association.
Dr Neera Dholakia
Neera works as a GP in West London where she is a Mental Health Clinical Commissioner for West London CCG and Lead GP for safeguarding. She was previously a GP at HMP Holloway where she led on substance misuse and mental health.
Sarah is a designer and CEO; she has co-founded companies including Snook, MyPolice, CycleHack and The Matter. She was awarded a Google Fellowship for her work in technology and democratic innovation. In 2018 Sarah was named by Nesta as a 'New Radical', tackling society’s biggest challenges.
Professor Lawrie Elliott
Lawrie trained as a mental health nurse before becoming a senior lecturer and university professor in public health research. His work has been published in several reports, including for the World Health Organisation. He has advised government on addiction, sexual health and community nursing policy. His current research focuses on reducing hep C infection among those who inject drugs.
Ron is a communications consultant, and was previously Chief Executive of a national body tackling problem gambling. He has directed government public health programmes on smoking, alcohol and drugs. He is currently on the Independent Complaints Panel of the Portman Group, reviewing the marketing of alcohol.
Jeremy works in the construction industry as CEO of Ardent Hire Solutions. He was previously vice chair of youth development charity, Raleigh International.
Richard is CEO of The Kia Oval and Surrey County Cricket Club. He previously completed a 12 year spell in the British Army as a tank commander, achieving the rank of Major.
Nigel is a chartered accountant who has worked mainly in the private sector. For the past twenty years he has been a non executive for a number of Trusts, including chairman of the West London Mental Health NHS Trust.
Mehul is a finance executive who has worked in the consumer products industry in the UK, the Netherlands & the US for over 20 years. He recently returned to the UK to join fashion retailer Hobbs as CFO.
William is a market access consultant who has held senior management roles in a number of global companies. He has advised country specialists in healthcare to ensure optimal market access for products and services. William was a trustee of KCA prior to the merger with With You.