Baroness Wheatcroft of Blackheath

Patience Wheatcroft was appointed to the Board of Trustees in August 2010.

She is a director of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and of St James's Place Capital.

Most of her career was in journalism. After nine years as Business and City Editor of The Times, she took up editorship of The Sunday Telegraph. She left there to go into business but, in 2009, returned to journalism as Editor in Chief of the Wall Street Journal, Europe, stepping down on her appointment as a working peer in 2011.

She is a director of The Association of Leading Visitor attractions and speaks on arts and culture as well as business and economics in the Lords.

She is a member of the UK/India Round Table, a Trustee of the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and a visiting fellow at the Centre for Corporate Reputation at Oxford.

Baroness Wheatcroft of Blackheath