Sir Thomas Hughes-Hallett spent 25 years in the investment banking world, before becoming CEO of Marie Curie from 2000 to 2012. In 2011 Tom chaired the independent UK review of British Philanthropy.

A Former Chair of Imperial College's global health institute, Tom is now Chair of the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital Foundation Trust, Chair and Co-founder of the Marshall Institute, Trustee of Esmee Fairbairn Foundation, and Founder and Chair of HelpForce a new social enterprise underpinning health and social care in England.