Governance and boards

The UK Dementia Research Institute will be governed by UK DRI Ltd, which will be established as a charitable company limited by guarantee.


Board of Trustees

UK DRI will be governed by a board of trustees made up of an independent chairperson, representative from the founders of the institute, and an additional five trustees to be appointed. The board of trustees will meet at least three times a year and is responsible for the management of the institute’s activities. We are now recruiting for trustees.


Operational Board

The operational board is responsible for managing the delivery of the UK DRI’s scientific objectives. Membership will include the Director, COO and Associate Directors.


Scientific Advisory Board

A scientific advisory board of international experts will be convened to advise the Director on scientific development and implementation of scientific strategy.

Founding funders

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