Анатолий Седых – председатель правления Объединенной металлургической компании (ОМК) и президент благотворительного фонда «ОМК-Участие». ОМК – один из крупнейших российских производителей труб, железнодорожных колес и автомобильных рессор.
Dana Pancrazi is Vice President, Capital Markets at the F. B. Heron Foundation, having joined in 2006 after a career in private banking.
In recent years, the Heron Foundation has altered its strategy to shift focus from access to assets onto jobs and economic opportunity.
Having established the Frederick Mulder Foundation (formerly the Frederick Mulder Charitable Trust) in 1986, his philanthropy now focuses on climate change, inequality and the persistence of global poverty, and social change. Frederick has played a key role in encouraging others to give through his work as founder of The Funding Network (TFN).
Middle East (GCC)
Clare Woodcraft is the CEO of Emirates Foundation. Set up in 2005 by the government of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, the Foundation’s vision is to support youth development in the UAE.
Wang Heming, previously chairman and CEO of the Cosmos Group, is now the chairman of its charitable association. His family uses its own wealth to help build schools and donate to educational establishments in China. Wang’s aim is to use his money to give those from poorer backgrounds in China a decent education, which he believes will benefit the country as a whole.
The Silent Foundation
Interviewed in 2014
Teng Ngiek Lian took inspiration from legendary investor Warren Buffett in launching his own venture, The Silent Foundation, three and a half years ago. To him philanthropy is about more than just giving money – “Taking photos with cheques doesn’t thrill me at all.” Teng is far more interested in helping other charitable organisations grow, and seeing the impact these donations can make to people’s lives.
Tin Ka Ping Foundation
As Chairman of the Tin Ka Ping Foundation, Sam Tin has taken up the charitable mantle from his father Dr Tin Ka Ping, who set up the organisation in 1982. Today, the Foundation is worth an estimated HK$3bn, but retains its guiding principles, with a focus on programmes that are able to develop a sustainable model for education and school improvement.
Владимир Потанин – основатель и владелец частной инвестиционной компании «Интеррос», а декабря 2012 г. генеральный директор – председатель правления ГМК «Норильский Никель». В 1999 г. он учредил Благотворительный фонд В. Потанина.
Основатель сети «Билайн» (телекоммуникационной компании «ВымпелКом»). Дмитрий вместе с семьей учредил фонд некоммерческих программ «Династия», чтобы воплотить в жизнь свои представления о роли образования и науки в обществе.