The BASCA Trust’s activities are overseen by a Board of Trustees. Our trustees are typically professionals involved in music, education, business or charity management. All trustees volunteer their time and expertise towards the strategic direction and accountability of the Trust.
Board of Trustees
Graham Davies is the CEO of the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers & Authors (BASCA), the professional association for the UK's music creators and the home of the prestigious Ivor Novello Awards...more.
Nigel Beaham-Powell started off in a band with the singer Bella Russell, and they then became a composing team for TV and film whose work amounted to over 400 shows, including 85 dramas for BBC (Campaign, Prisoners in Time) and ITV (The Chief, Harry’s Mad).....more
Sarah Rodgers is a composer and conductor and a direct descendant of the family of Henry Purcell. Sarah has played an active part in supporting composers over many years. She has been Chairman of the Composers Guild of Great Britain and a Director of the British Music Information Centre. ...more
Richard Skinner has a deep understanding of the music industry and leads the Music team at Coutts, Commercial Banking, which specialises in servicing the banking and funding needs of independent music businesses....more
Trust Administrator: Nigel Homer
Accountant: Prager Metis
Bank: Charities Aid Foundation Bank
Philanthropic services: Charities Aid Foundation and National Funding Scheme (“DONATE”)