Margot Coles

Margot joined Firefly as a trustee in January 2014. She is an Editorial consultant advising on a wide range of projects in the Arts. She has a long career in journalism, including Assistant Editor on The Times and The Sunday Times, Magazine Director Scotsman Publications and Editor of Scotland on...

Ben Constable Maxwell

Ben is the brother of Firefly Founder Ellie Maxwell and has been a trustee of Firefly International since 2016. He is particularly closely affiliated with Svitac (Firefly Bosnia), which he has visited a number of times, mainly as a volunteer at Svitac’s youth summer camps. Ben also works to support...

Adrian Beidas

⁠⁠⁠⁠Adrian volunteered for Project Hope (a longstanding partner of Firefly International) in 2005 – just two years after Project Hope was founded. Now a trustee of Firefly International, Adrian is also a managing director at UBS.

Hugo Page (QC)

Hugo has been practising at the bar since 1978. He has worked and is currently working on several substantial fraud cases, with a particular emphasis on the consequences of misfeasance by company directors and on tracing the proceeds of fraud in other jurisdictions. His experience includes several substantial insurance and...

Charles Phillips

Charles is a Masters student of Middle Eastern Politics at the University of Oxford. His main interests include the conflict in Israel/Palestine and Middle Eastern history. He has a passion for working with children having volunteered for youth organisations in Nicaragua, Palestine and Kenya.

Mark Leishman MVO

Mark was, most recently, Private Secretary to HRH The Prince of Wales. During his 14 years at Clarence House, London, he held a range of responsibilities but throughout had a core specialist portfolio comprising Health, Education and representing His Royal Highness’s interests in Scotland. As Private Secretary, he managed the...