Nicholas Allan was Managing Partner of Boyer Allan Investment Management LLP (a specialist Asian fund management company) from 1998 to 2012. Prior to setting up Boyer Allan he had senior roles with Kleinwort Benson in London, New York, Tokyo and Hong Kong. His principal business interest now is in Indian hospitality.

Nick brings the board a range of fund-raising and commercial insights alongside his financial expertise and experience. He has been on the board of English National Opera since 2009, latterly as Deputy Chairman and Chair of Finance, where he reaches the end of his term in May. He is also a trustee of The Two Moors Festival and the Sir Ernest Cassel Educational Trust and a director of Lindsell Train Investment Trust.