Alan Botterill joined Care for the Carers’ Board in September 2015, being co-opted to the Board for 12 months to support its development and growth, and was voted onto the Board by our Members in 2016. Alan has a wealth of experience in management and governance within Business and the Third Sector, including trustee roles at Carers Trust – Epping Forest, Harlow, Havering and Redbridge; NatCen Social Research – a major social research charity; YMCA – Trustee of pension scheme and member of investment committee; YMCA World Alliance – trust fund based in Geneva – member of Investment Committee. He is currently a volunteer mentor within the Carers Trust ‘Advance’ Mentor Programme, acting as a mentor to two separate Carers Trust Network Partner CEOs. Alan is an actuary and has served the profession as a volunteer over many years, including as a member of the Council of the Faculty of Actuaries in Scotland.