Jonathan recently retired as CEO of Wheatsheaf Trust, a charity running a range of innovative projects to support marginalised people into training and work. He is Chairman of Sail Training International, the global body which runs the Tall Ships Races and represents sail training operators worldwide. Until 2018 he was Chairman of Solent University Southampton and a Trustee of the Association of Sail Training Organisations. Previously he started and ran several charities concerned with employability and homelessness. Jonathan is Chair of HIWCF and is married with two adult children.