Independent member of the Board of Trustees
Kieran Murphy was appointed to the Board of Trustees with effect from August 2016.
Kieran began his career as a civil servant at HM Treasury. In 1988, he joined Kleinwort Benson, where he spent 15 years as a senior corporate finance adviser. He joined the corporate finance boutique Gleacher Shacklock as a partner on its creation in 2003 and retired from the firm at the end of 2015.
Kieran is currently chairman of Mears Group plc, a listed company providing housing services to the public sector. He is also a non-executive director and audit committee chair at Aliaxis SA and a Governor at Latymer Upper School in west London. He has previously served on the Boards of City University, London and University College Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
Kieran is a graduate of Cambridge University in Natural Sciences and holds the piano performance diploma of the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music.