The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) is proud of its many strong connections with a wide range of support from individuals, corporates, and trust and foundations. These important partnerships make it possible for the Orchestra to continue achieving its groundbreaking artistic and outreach ambition; to bring world-class music to the widest possible audience.

The RPO gives grateful thanks to the following organisations and individuals.

Music Director's Club

Aline Foriel-Destezet (RPO President)
Christopher French and Ghizlan El Glaoui
Riverstone Living
The 1916 Foundation in Montchanin, Delaware

Signature Corporate Partners

ACS International School
Elephant Communications
Northern Trust
The Red Carnation Hotel Collection

Creative Benefactors

Louise and Philip Keller
Donna Kendall
Richard and Minako Mountford



Mathieu and Nathalie Gaveau
The Kashinskiy Family
Oleg Kolobov and Elena Kolobova
Nikita and Kseniya Mishin
The Tsukanov Family Foundation
Christopher Wilkins


RPO Patrons

Peter Cadbury
Sir Ewan and Lady Harper
Charles McGregor
Anne Vadgama

RPO Chair Patrons and Corporate Chair Partners

The Bartlett Foundation
Nicholas and Caroline Bewes
Tim Cagney and David Wilson
Calderwood Wealth Management Ltd
The Ethos Foundation
The Ericsson Family
Charles and Monica Eve
The Gabrán Family
Sophie Gasperment
Goodwin PLC
The Gorin Halley Family
Nabil and Mai Habba
Peter and Sarah Harris


Richard and Geraldine Prosser
Jeff and Petra Hochman
Simon Hooper
John Kelly-Jones
Gillian May King
Elio and Maria Leoni-Sceti
Lionside Ltd
Henry and Sheena Lumley
Peter and Jane Lumley
Mann Partnership
Martin and Liane McCourt
MDR Mayfair
Saker Nusseibeh and Family


Strabens Hall
Naomi and Simon Venn
Vico Partners
Kevin Walker and Jay Foley
Adam and Jane Warby
Jonathan Warwick
John and Mary Watt
Lou Whitehorn
Jo Whiterod
Tim and Victoria Whiting
Sir Robert and Lady Wilson

RPO Young Professionals

Eleanor Bennewith
Olivia Buckley
Will Burgess
Albert Chu
Mimi Corden-Lloyd
Laura Dawson
William Donaldson
Ed Evans
Lucy Evans
Marcel Klebba
Charlotte Knowlson
Sam Lester
Zara O’Reilly
Laura Parkinson
Samantha Pickett
Shehara de Soysa
Luke Stuart
Aleksei Sukharev
Vanessa Theos
Adam Thorne
Pierre Wang
Polly Watt


RPO 1946 Club

Philip Back
Ian Campbell
Huw and Kate Davies
Roderick Davies
Sir Peter Ellwood CBE DL
Charles and Monica Eve
Anne Fergusson
Karen Fletcher
Robin and Heather Hammerton
Sir Ewan Harper CBE
John Hawley



Andrew Hunter
Gillian May King
Jan Knight
Beverley LeBlanc
Sir Tom McKillop
Paul and Carole Nicholson
Jackie Sibley
John and Anne Vadgama
James Williams
Nick and Pat Whitley

and anonymous members.





RPO Supporters

Arts Council England
Berkshire Maestros
Brent Music Service
Cadogan Estates
Charles and Nicola Fairweather
Elephant Communications
Fairlight Arts Trust
Garfield Weston Foundation
Garrick Charitable Trust
Goldman Sachs Gives
Harkness Roses
Hoben International
Hull Music Hub
John Lyon's Charity
Ludlow Distillery


Mann Partnership
Marchus Trust
Mill Hill County High School Fund
Mo Siewcharran Fund
Northern Trust
Place 21
Stavros Niarchos Foundation
The Boltini Trust
The Dunhill Medical Trust
The Earley Charity
The William Wates Memorial Fund
University of Hull
Wandsworth Council
Wandsworth Music

and anonymous donors.




RPO Club members

David & Frances Ackland
Mary Allan
John Allen
Ray Allen
Ken Allfree
John Amos
Jane Archer
Philip Martyn Back
John Baker
Mark Baker
Terry & Edna Baker
Patricia Bastin
Dr John Belling
Graham & Christine Benson
Laura Bodo Lajber
Patrick Briggs
Douglas Cakebread
Andrew Cameron-Mowat
Dr Jeremy Campbell
Liz Carlin
Jason Cheah
Seiyon Chon
Richard Clark
Robert Clifford
Richard Coleman
John Collis
Martin Compton
Stephen Connock
Roger Creswell
Margarita Crouch
Oliver Cuffley-Hur
Clive Dale
Philip Danby
Roy Davidson
Roderick Davies
Dennis Davis
Jonathan Davis
Jeff & Elaine Delaney
Suzy Diamond
Joseph B Drew
Chris Dundas
Sir Peter & Lady Judy Ellwood CBE
Ariel Elmann
Robert Elston
Sabina Fatkullina
Janet & Eric Fenna
Peter Filmer
Brian Firth
Anthony & Sarah Flanaghan
Dr Gwynneth Flower


Diego Gerardo Foyo Mejia
Friedrich Frickenhaus
Dr Derek & Heather Gallagher
Dr Fidel Gallo
Anni Georgitsea
Graeme Gilchrist
Dr Kevin Giles
John Gleadall
Corinne Godart
Anne Gordon
Robert Green
Barry Green MBE
David Gutman
Alex Haddow
Andrew Hallett
Malcolm & Jill Hamer
Elizabeth Hamilton
Robin Hammerton
Dr Clive Harmer
Philip Hayton
Mark Hazell
John Hellinikakis
Arina Helstern-Stefan
Dr Joe & Mrs Helene Herzberg
George Hilton
Gary Hodes
Robert Holden
Andrew Hunter
Haydn Jones
Min Jung Key
Kyungjin Kim
May Kim
Ken & Pam King
Jan Knight
Dr Anthony Kravitz OBE
Wojciech Kropiewnicki
Sandie Lee Porter
Iain Macarthur
Rev Cecil Macaulay
Jung Mijung
John Miles
Richard Mountford
Jo Needle
Dr Paul Newton
Kian Hin Ng
Ted Nist
Dr Maria O Connor
Alan Pamment
David & Catherine Paul
Gilbert Phan
John Pryke BEM
Nicole Randal
Stephen Reynolds
Peter Rounce
Nicholas Rundle


Hugo Ruys
Leslie Ryan
John Sayers
Sabrina Schuller
Susie Scott-Wakeling
Helen Shelton
Joseph Short
Jacqueline Sibley
John Sibley
Vilhelm Sigmundsson
Bernard Sisk
Sue Smith
Brian Smullen
Valerie Solomon
Yangsook Song
Penny Stanley
M Stevens
David & Elaine Storey
Trevor Swainson
Vivienne Tincombe
John Tranter
Peter True
Charles Tugwell
John & Anne Vadgama
Richard Vallance
Peter van der Tang
Michiel Verhoeven
Anthea Vernell
Kay Vickers
Peter Vines
Kevin Walker
John Wallace
Dianne Walls
Ann Warner
Robert Warren
Roger Wells
David Whalley
Charles White
Richard Whitehead
Sally Whitfield
Terry & Lesley Wildey
Barry Wilkinson
Peter Woods
Esuk Yeom
Soojung Yoon


The RPO would also like to thank its members who would prefer their support to remain anonymous.


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