Elephant Family has now joined the British Asian Trust in a new philanthropic partnership dedicated to uniting our existing supporter base with British-based Asians in support of Asia’s magnificent wildlife. 

We are combining the creativity and communicating power of Elephant Family with the innovation and operational capacities of the British Asian Trust, chaired by the impressive and proven expertise of Manoj Badale OBE. He is joined by a globally renowned panel of conservationists who will develop a larger and more impactful conservation programme across South Asia.

Joint Royal Presidents

HRH The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall


Manoj Badale OBE (Chair), Shalni Arora (Treasurer), Farzana Baduel, Lord Jitesh Gadhia, Ruth Ganesh, Chris Mathias, Ganesh Ramani, Asif Rangoonwala

UK Advisory Council

Lord Zameer Choudrey CBE (Chair), Simon Arora (Vice Chair), Sufyan Ismail, Tom Singh OBE

Indian Advisory Council

Mukesh Ambani (Chair), Ranjit Barthakur, Aditi Kothari, Natasha Poonawalla, S. Ramadorai CBE

Bangladesh Advisory Council

Shayan F Rahman (Chair), Elthem Kabir, Runa Khan, Farooq Sobhan

Gulf Advisory Council

Nisha Jagtiani (Chair)

International Advisory Council

Mohamed Amersi (Chair)

Pakistan Advisory Council

Zulfiqar Hussain Bukhari, Amin Lakhani, Tariq Rangoonwala

Sri Lanka Advisory Council

Dr Chris Nonis (Chair), Subaskaran Allirajah, Nikhil Hirdaramani