The United Kingdom Mathematics Trust is a company limited by guarantee (no. 3271283) and a charity registered in England and Wales (no. 1059125). Our VAT number is 214255439.

Our Council (also known as Board of Trustees) has control over, and legal responsibility for, our management and administration. Council sets the long-term strategic direction of the organisation and delegates tasks to Board Committees and the Executive Director. The Executive Director may, in turn, delegate tasks to Subtrusts (also known as Executive Commitees) and members of staff.

We operate within our Memorandum and Articles of Association.

Board of Trustees

Trustee Appointed by Additional Board responsibilities Term ends (term number)
Ms Anne Baker Board   2021 (3)
Dr David Crawford Mathematical Association Treasurer 2021 (2)
Mrs Rachel Dorris The Royal Institution   2022 (2)
Mr James Gazet Board Vice Chair 2022 (2)
Mr Carl James Board   Oct 2021 (1)
Mr Graham Keniston-Cooper Members Chair, Child Protection Person 2020 (1)
Mr Mark Knapton Members Chair of Audit and Finance Board Committee 2022 (2)
Dr Gerry Leversha Board   2022 (2)
Miss Jenny Ramsden Board   Oct 2020 (1)
Prof. Alastair Rucklidge Board Chair of Nominations and Remuneration Board Committee  2021 (3)


Mrs Mary Teresa Fyfe

Board Committees

  • Audit and Finance Board Committee
  • Investment Board Committee
  • Nominations and Remuneration Board Committee
  • Risk and Compliance Board Committee

Executive Committees

British Mathematical Olympiad

  • Dr James Cranch
  • Dr Ceri Fiddes
  • Mr James Gazet
  • Dr Vesna Kadelburg (Secretary)
  • Prof. Imre Leader
  • Dr Joseph Myers
  • Mr Dominic Rowland
  • Dr Geoff Smith (Chair)
  • Dr Dominic Yeo


  • Ms Anne Baker
  • Dr David Crawford
  • Mrs Karen Fogden
  • Mr Howard Groves
  • Mr Carl James (Chair)
  • Dr Calum Kilgour
  • Prof. Adam McBride
  • Mr Paul Murray
  • Miss Jenny Ramsden (Secretary)
  • Dr Alex Randolph
  • Professor Chris Robson
  • Dr Alan Slomson
  • Mrs Rosie Wiltshire

Team Maths Challenges

  • Mr Phil Beckett
  • Dr Rosanna Cretney (Chair) 
  • Mr Mark Dennis
  • Miss Pam Hunt
  • Ms Andrina Inglis
  • Ms Patricia Matheson (Secretary)
  • Mrs Heather Reeve


  • Dr Katie Chicot
  • Ms Sue Cubbon (Chair) 
  • Dr Lizzie Kimber (Secretary) 
  • Mrs Lorna Piper
  • Dr Alan Slomson


  • Mr Robin Bhattacharyya
  • Mrs Mary Teresa Fyfe
  • Mr James Gazet
  • Dr Calum Kilgour
  • Dr Gerry Leversha (Chair)
  • Mr Nick Lord
  • Mr Stephen Power
  • Mr Dominic Rowland

Problems Groups

Problems Groups oversee the setting of competition papers. The chairs of the Problems Groups are as follows.

Problems Group Chair
Junior Mathematical Challenge Mr Howard Groves
Junior Kangaroo Dr David Crawford
Junior Mathematical Olympiad Dr Alex Randolph
Intermediate Mathematical Challenge Mr Howard Groves
Grey Kangaroo Dr David Crawford
Pink Kangaroo Mr Paul Murray
Cayley, Hamilton and Maclaurin Olympiads Mr Daniel Griller
Senior Mathematical Challenge Mrs Karen Fogden
Senior Kangaroo Mr Carl James
British Mathematical Olympiad Mr Dominic Rowland
Mathematical Olympiad for Girls Dr Vesna Kadelburg
Primary Team Maths Resources Mr Dennis Pinshon


Page last updated 14 August 2019.