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, Founder, Hon.FRSL

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

Tamsin Eastwood (Stone King LLP)

Mark Le Fanu OBE, Treasurer

Richard Cable

Stephen Page OBE (Executive Chair, Faber & Faber Ltd)

Dotti Irving

Company Secretary:

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


Sue Bond

Sam Edenborough

Margaret Halton

Andrew Holgate

Laurence Laluyaux, Head of International Rights,Director RCW

Ian McEwan CBE

Max Porter

Baroness Rebuck of Bloomsbury DBE

Zoë Waldie, Director RCW

Hannah Westland



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Registered Charity No. 9785652

Registered Office: 20 Powis Mews London W11 1JN