Our Board

our board

AFFCAD UK is run by a team of committed volunteers. Our Board of Trustees oversee and guide our work.

Our board of trustees


Parvez Bhatty
Chair of Trustees
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Parvez has a background in business and commerce and has a keen interest in start up businesses.
Fun fact: Parvez enjoys Tai chi, yoga and being mindful.

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Purvy Patel
Vice Chair and Trustee
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Purvy is an experienced CIM Certified Marketing professional, skilled in the execution of creative and effective marketing strategies and re-engineering sales process to drive effective and sustainable revenue growth. She has a natural affiliation with AFFCAD as she was born in Uganda and has many fond childhood memories.

Outside of work, Purvy enjoys running, baking and volunteering on a charitable farm – not all at the same time! Although sometimes it feels like it.

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Sarah Evans
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Sarah is a Director of Finance in a National health brand, where she specialises in business strategy, growth and execution. Outside of work, she has a passion for health and wellbeing, is a trained Yoga Teacher and Somatic Coach. She is also a keen traveller, having lived in India for a couple of years, and spent time teaching in a school in Indonesia.

Interested In Becoming a Trustee of AFFCAD UK?

AFFCAD UK is a small, volunteer-run charity and our Board provide us with valuable expertise and support.

We are open to applications from interested individuals. Please get in touch to share your experience, what you hope to bring to AFFCAD UK and why you are interested in joining our Board.