Our board of Trustees industry experts in a range of fields including marketing, management, and finance. Each member, every single Trustee brings with them a wealth of experience which helps shape the Charity so that we can thrive to provide the best service that our Royal Navy truly deserves.

Patron
HRH The Princess Royal has been Patron on the Royal Navy and Royal Marines...
Senior Vice Patron
Sir Michael Hintze AM is the founder, CEO and senior investment officer of CQS,...
Vice Patron
James Pitt has served as a Trustee of the RNRMC since 2013 and was also...
Vice Patron
Hon Commander Lance Batchelor RNR is the CEO of Saga plc, the FTSE-listed...
President
Born in 1950, Jonathon Band spent much of his early childhood abroad before...
Vice President
General Messenger is the country’s highest-ranking Royal Marine, and has given...
Vice President
Sir Roger Carr is Chairman of BAE Systems plc. He is also a senior advisor to...
Vice President
Sir Tim Laurence is Chairman of English Heritage Trust, having previously served...
Vice President
Stephen Watson was a Trustee of the RNRMC from 2013 - 2018. He’s the Chief...
Chairman
Bill Thomas is the Chairman of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity. He is...
Vice Chair
Annette Picton served in the WRNS and, latterly, the Royal Navy from 1973 until...
Trustee
Mr Rod Birkett is an investment professional with over 30 years investment...
Trustee
A serving officer, Mike joined the Royal Marines in 1989. His Lieutenant Colonel...
Trustee
James Pitt has served as a Trustee of the RNRMC since 2013 and was also...
Trustee
Jenny Rowe was a senior civil servant. Her final job was as the first Chief...
Trustee
James Parkin joined the Royal Navy as a Warfare Officer in 1997 and graduated...
Trustee
Entering the Service as a Marine Engineering Mechanic, Gary Nicolson attended...
Trustee
Mr Mark Lewthwaite is a Chartered Accountant and has been a Finance professional...
Trustee
Enlisting in the Royal Marines in 1965 as a Junior Marine, and on completion of...
Trustee
Jamie Webb is Senior Advisor for New York-based non-profit Synergos which brings...
Trustee
Harriet graduated with a BA in European Social and Political Studies from UCL in...
Trustee
Andrew retired from the Royal Navy in 2017 in the rank of Commodore. During his...