Wellcome Trust Overview

  • Type
  • Foundation

  • Year Founded
  • 1936

Year Founded

  • Professionals
  • 4


  • AUM
  • 0000

  • Commitments
  • 262

Wellcome Trust General Information


Wellcome Trust is an independent foundation based in London, United Kingdom. Established in 1936, the foundation exists to improve health for everyone by helping scientists and researchers take on emerging problems. The assets of the foundation are managed by the executive management team.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Wellcome Trust Ltd
Year Founded
Commitment Size
Open To Secondaries
Open To First Time Founds
Institution Type
Primary Contact
00000 0000
Commercial Lender, Wellcome Trust Finance
+00 (0)00 0000 0000
Corporate Office
  • Gibbs Building, 215 Euston Road
  • London NW1 2BE
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

Wellcome Trust Commitments (262)

Fund Name Fund Manager Fund Location Vintage Fund Size Commitment Date Commitment
000 000000 0000 Vistra Boston, MA 2020 000 0000-00-00
00000000000 000000 00 Bridgepoint Advisers London, United Kingdom 2020 00.000 0000-00-00 00000
0000000 000000 00000000 Phoenix Equity Partners London, United Kingdom 2017 00000 0000-00-00 00000
000000 00000000 0000000 Oxford Science Enterprises Oxford, United Kingdom 2016 00000 0000-00-00
000000000000 0000000 00 Charterhouse Capital Partners London, United Kingdom 2016 00.000 0000-00-00 00.000
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Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Region
Commitments by Region

Wellcome Trust Investment Allocations

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  • Target PE:
    Current PE:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Real Estate:
    Real Estate:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Equities:
    Current Equities:
  • Target Fixed Income:
    Fixed Income:
  • Target Cash:
    Current Cash:
Investment allocations

Wellcome Trust Team (48)

Name Title Office
Richard Eales Interim Chief Finance Officer London, United Kingdom
Karen Chadwick Chief Operating Officer & Investment Committee Member London, United Kingdom
Beth Thompson Chief Strategy Officer London, United Kingdom
Lisha Patel Managing Director & Investment Committee Member London, United Kingdom
Nick Moakes Managing Partner, Member of Investment Committee & Chief Investment Officer London, United Kingdom
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Wellcome Trust Board Members (21)

Name Representing Role Since
Amelia Fawcett JD Wellcome Trust Member of the Board of Governors 000 0000
Arup Chakraborty Wellcome Trust Member of the Board of Governors 000 0000
Fiona Powrie Ph.D Wellcome Trust Deputy Chairwoman of the Board of Governor 000 0000
Julia Gillard Self Chairwoman of the Board of Governors & Member of the Investment Committee 000 0000
Karen Chadwick Wellcome Trust Chief Operating Officer & Investment Committee Member 000 0000
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Wellcome Trust FAQs

  • When was Wellcome Trust founded?

    Wellcome Trust was founded in 1936.

  • Who is the founder of Wellcome Trust?

    Henry Wellcome is the founder of Wellcome Trust.

  • Where is Wellcome Trust headquartered?

    Wellcome Trust is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

  • How many Assets Under Management (AUM) does Wellcome Trust have?

    Wellcome Trust has 0000 in assets under management.

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