• Trustees
    Prof Gugliemo Verdirame
    Chairman
    International Law, King's College and Barrister
    Fleur Meijs
    Executive director
    Former partner with PwC
    Jutta Freifrau von Falkenhausen
    Corporate Lawyer
    Sir Mike Jackson
    Former Head of the British Army
    Andrea Mangoni
    Former CFO of Telecom Italia
    Dr Emma Widdis
    Head of Slavonic Studies, Cambridge University
    Prof Ewald Engelen
    Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, University of Amsterdam
    Principal responsibilities Trustees
    The Trustees will have a diverse background, with a focus on expertise in finance, law and history.
    The Trustees will have the ultimate responsibility for
    • The running of the Endowment and
    • The approval of the use of funds generated by the Endowment
    The Trustees will have the power to appoint the members of the Investment Committee
    • Subject to guidelines established at the inception of the Endowment
    The Trustees will approve annual disbursements of cash to UWC Mostar based on consideration of an annual budget presentation
    • Additional information relating to the performance of the school from bi-annual reviews of performance against agreed KPIs
    The Trustees will have a diverse background, with a focus on expertise in finance and law
  • Investment Committee
    Adriaan de Mol van Otterloo
    UWC of the Adriatic
    Partner, Intrinsic Value Investors (Public equity)
    Maggie Chidothe
    UWC of Li Po Chun
    Strategist Morgan Stanley (Fixed income)
    Jennifer Emanuel
    UWC of the Atlantic
    MD, Goldman Sachs (Legal and Risk)
    Mayamiko Kachingwe
    UWC of the Atlantic
    Former MD, Terra Firma (Private equity)
    Bertrand Kan
    UWC New Mexico
    Former MD, Nomura (Risk Management)
    Marius Kat
    UWC Mostar
    Former student at Oxford University (Fundraising)
    Eszter Marton
    UWC Red Cross Nordic College
    Analyst, Intrinsic Value Investors (Operations / Governance)
    Brian Naini
    UWC Pearson
    Partner, Channel Capital Advisors (Derivatives and Risk)
    Pål Ristvedt
    UWC of the Adriatic
    Partner, Lexington Partners (Private equity)
    Principal responsibilities Investment Committee
    The members of the Investment Committee will typically be UWC alumni with a strong background in finance and investing.
    The Investment Committee will be responsible for making overall asset allocation decisions and for the selection of professional money managers of Endowment fund
    • The fund will be invested with external fund managers
    • No money will be invested with the firms where the members of the Investment committee work or have worked in the past in order to avoid conflicts of interest.
    The Investment Committee will meet and report to the Trustees on a quarterly basis
    • Quarterly meetings to review investment strategy, new opportunities and results
    The members of the Investment Committee will typically be UWC alumni with a strong background in finance and investing
    • All will work on a pro bono basis
    • It is recommended that each member will donate one scholarship endowment to ensure alignment of interests with donors
  • Service providers

    Proposed service providers

    Allen & Overy
    Legal
    Field Sullivan
    risk control
    Haysmacintyre
    Audit
    Price Waterhouse Coopers
    Tax
    TBD
    Custodian / Bank
    Throgmorton
    Administration and bookkeeping