Meet the board

Benedict Rattigan is an English writer and documentary film-maker. As a television producer, he has made films for the BBC, NBC, C4 and Granada Television. In addition to publishing two books, he has written articles for periodicals from The Philosopher to Time Out.

Dr Toby Young is a composer, producer and research fellow at Linacre College, Oxford. Since winning the Guardian/BBC Proms Young Composer of the Year (2006 and 2008), Toby’s works have been performed by the London Symphony Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Academy of Ancient Music, Fretwork, London Mozart Players, Britten Sinfonia and CHROMA. 

Nicholas Kaye is the headmaster of Sussex House, an independent day school in London. He read English at Magdalene, Cambridge. He undertook music research at the City University and has a Diploma in Religious Education. He became Headmaster of Sussex House in 1994.