Columbia Threadneedle Foundation


The Foundation Board of Trustee Directors is made up of colleagues from across our EMEA business who work together to create sustainable partnerships with the charities we support.

Foundation Board of Trustee Directors


Laura Cook
Head of Strategic Communications

Trustee Directors

Tammie Tang
Senior Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income
James Perrin
Chief Operating Officer, Distribution
Selma Hassabu
Business Lawyer

The Trustees apply a responsible and rigorous process to their choice of charity partners and recipients to ensure funding achieves direct, measurable outcomes and long-term sustainable partnerships are created. Copies of the Foundation’s Annual Report and Financial Statements can be found below.



Annual report 31 Dec 2021


Annual report 31 Dec 2020


Annual report 31 Dec 2019


Annual report 31 Dec 2018


Annual report 31 Dec 2017

Latest Columbia Threadneedle Foundation News

19 December 2023

Supporting our communities in 2023

In 2023 Columbia Threadneedle Foundation’s ongoing support for its long-term charity partners enabled them to deliver vital work to improve individual lives, whilst also driving fundamental social change.
13 July 2023

Supporting the National Gallery’s primary students exhibition for the sixth consecutive year

The annual Take One Picture exhibition opens at the National Gallery. This year’s free exhibition will run from 13 July until 8 October 2023.
28 June 2023

New research supports financial education for disadvantaged children and young people

Columbia Threadneedle Foundation partners with The Centre for Financial Capability to support children and young people experiencing socioeconomic hardship with financial education.