James Sinclair Taylor appointed Protector of NESTA

first_img About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Charity law specialist James Sinclair Taylor has been appointed as a Protector of the NESTA Trust, in the week that the former National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts was transformed into a registered charity.A Partner and Head of the Charity and Social Business Team at Russell-Cooke Solicitors, Sinclair Taylor has extensive experience of advising charities, social enterprises and other not-for-profit organisations. He is the co-author of the Russell-Cooke Voluntary Sector Legal Handbook, and Visiting Fellow at London Southbank University.NESTA’s mission is to “help people and organisations bring great ideas to life”. It does so by “providing investments and grants and mobilising research, networks and skills”.As Protector, Sinclair Taylor will have a fiduciary duty to ensure the integrity of the administration of the Trust and the propriety of its procedures. The National Lottery endowment is currently valued at £321 million.Sinclair Taylor has been appointed for a five year term and will receive £5,000 remuneration per annum and reasonable out-of-pocket expenses. He said: “This is an intriguing and unique role safeguarding a huge public investment in innovation”.www.nesta.org.uk Tagged with: Funding Recruitment / people James Sinclair Taylor appointed Protector of NESTA  82 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 5 April 2012 | News AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThislast_img

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