The Board

The Deborah Rogers Foundation (DRF) is a registered charity supporting emerging talent in the literary world by means of two biennial awards.



The Lord Berkeley of Knighton CBE


Board of Directors:

Gill Coleridge (Rogers Coleridge & White Ltd)

Peter Straus CBE (Managing Director, Rogers Coleridge & White Ltd)

Tamsin Eastwood (Stone King LLP)

Andrew Franklin (Managing Director, Profile Books Ltd) Treasurer

Mark Le Fanu OBE, Treasurer

Dotti Irving (FourColmanGetty)

Company Secretary:

Nelka Bell (Finance Director, Rogers Coleridge & White Ltd)


Richard Cable

Sam Edenborough

William Fiennes

Peter Florence MBE

Margaret Halton

Laurence Lalayaux

Ian McEwan CBE

Stephen Page

Max Porter

Baroness Rebuck of Bloomsbury DBE

Zoë Waldie



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Registered Charity No. 9785652

Registered Office: 20 Powis Mews London W11 1JN