Thank you to our Supporters in 2012-13

The Society would like to thank all of its supporters who generously made a donation in 2012/13.

The Society is grateful to all those who have made donations and pledges of support to the Society during the period 1 April 2012 – 31 March 2013. The generosity of those listed below, as well as those who have chosen to remain anonymous, is deeply appreciated.

We would particularly like to acknowledge those members of the Presidents’ Circle who have supported the Society during this period.

Presidents' Circle Members

Professor Howard Morris FRS

BP plc

Pfizer Inc

Rolls-Royce Group plc

EP Abraham Cephalosporin Fund

Hauser-Raspe Foundation

International Development Research Centre

K.C. Wong Education Foundation

The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation

The Gatsby Charitable Foundation

The Kavli Foundation

The Kohn Foundation

The Leverhulme Trust

The Sino-British Fellowship Trust

The Wolfson Foundation

The Worshipful Company of Actuaries


Dr Elizabeth Graham

Dr Ian Young OBE FREng FRS

Dr Jeffrey Watkins FMedSci FRS

Dr Jim Smith FMedSci FRS

Dr John Lund CBE FRS

Dr Malcolm Gray

Dr Richard Wood FRS

Dr Sheila Marsham

Lady Christine Bondi

Miss Aphra Evans

Miss Emma Grant

Mr Benjamin Gravestock

Mr David Sparks

Mr Greg Fairley

Mr H Caplan

Mr Hashim Mohammed

Mr Jason Standing

Mr Lorenzo Fazio

Mr Mark Morris

Mr Phillip Hyett

Mr Reinalt Vaughan-Williams

Mr Robert Dixon

Mr Terry Garrett

Mrs Eleanor Pease

Mrs Helen Paige

Mrs Judith Gibson

Mrs Natalia Benjamin

Mrs Shirley Zangwill

Mrs Tracey Olsen

Ms Adrian Sung

Professor Angela Vincent FMedSci FRS

Professor Anthony Cheetham FRS

Professor Antony Hewish FRS

Professor Bruce Joyce FRS

Professor Calestous Juma FREng FRS

Professor Grigory Barenblatt ForMemRS

Professor Ian Grant FRS

Professor Ian Smith FRS

Professor James F Tait FRS

Professor Jennifer Clack FRS

Professor Jeremiah Ostriker ForMemRS

Professor John Willis FRS

Professor Martin Vessey CBE FMedSci FRS

Professor Morteza Zanganeh

Professor Richard Hynes FRS

Professor Robert Lloyd FRS

Professor Robin Weiss FMedSci FRS

Professor Stephen Pope FRS

Professor Steven Ley CBE FMedSci FRS

Professor Steven Martin FRS

Professor Susan Rees FRS

Professor Tom Meade FMedSci FRS

Professor Walter Hayman FRS

Sir Antony Hoare FREng FRS

Sir David Cox FRS

Sir Geoffrey Allen FREng FRS

Sir James Gowans CBE FMedSci FRS

Sir John Enderby CBE FRS

Sir Paul Nurse FMedSci PRS

Sir Philip Cohen FMedSci FRS

Sir Ravinder Maini FMedSci FRS

Sir Tom Blundell FMedSci FRS

Sir Walter Bodmer FMedSci FRS


Agrisera AB


L'Oréal (UK) Limited

Institut Pasteur

Institute of Mathematics & its Applications

Microsoft Research

Royal Statistical Society

Winton Capital Management

Trusts and Foundations

29th May 1961 Charitable Trust

Carbon War Room

Fondation Mérieux

Society for General Microbiology

The Grantham Foundation for the Protection of the Environment

The Ian Karten Charitable Trust

The Seattle Foundation

The Stefanou Foundation

Wellcome Trust

The Society is grateful for those bequests received and to those who have supported the Society in memory of others.

Dr Sydney Andrew FREng FRS (DECEASED)

Lady Denton (DECEASED)

Mr Felton Downes (DECEASED)

Mr John Brooks (DECEASED)

Mrs Anne Robson (DECEASED)

Mrs Muriel Childs (DECEASED)

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