The Team



Estelle Symonds

Estelle Symonds

Company Secretary

Role at the Foundation

Estelle joined the Foundation working on a number of governance projects in 2017, taking on the role of Company Secretary in September 2018.


Estelle qualified as a chartered secretary in 1993 and has a degree in law from the University of London. Estelle held company secretarial positions at Whitbread and Kingfisher, specialising in corporate governance. Prior to taking a career break Estelle was Deputy Company Secretary and Director of Retirement and Representation at Orange plc. Estelle lives in West Sussex with her partner and two teenage boys.

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