Staff & Board Members

Staff

Dr Megan Mathias MBE

Dr Megan Mathias MBE

Chief Executive

Megan is our Chief Executive, and holds overall responsibility for Moondance Cancer Initiative's strategy, finances and impact.
Jared Torkington

Jared Torkington

Clinical Director

Prof. Torkington provides clinical leadership to Moondance’s portfolio of grant investments and projects.

Wendy Evans

Wendy Evans

Delivery Manager

Wendy is responsible for the operational delivery of Moondance's portfolio of grants and projects.

Dr James Baker

Dr James Baker

Research Associate

James undertakes and commissions research on cancer services, innovations and developments to inform individual projects, and our overall funding strategy.

Rachel Griffiths

Rachel Griffiths

Office & Project Administrator

Rachel supports the Moondance Cancer Initiative team and ensures the smooth running of the office.

Board Members

Geoff Graham

Geoff Graham

Chair

Geoff is Interim Chief Medical Officer at Nuffield Health, and an orthopaedic surgeon
Diane Briere de l’Isle–Engelhardt OBE

Diane Briere de l’Isle–Engelhardt OBE

Founder and Board Member

Diane is founder and chairperson of The Moondance Foundation, our parent organisation
Henry Engelhardt CBE

Henry Engelhardt CBE

Board Member

Henry Engelhardt is a founder and CEO emeritus of Admiral Group plc. He is an angel investor and advisor to multiple organisations
Prof. Tom Crosby OBE

Prof. Tom Crosby OBE

Board Member

Tom is Clinical Director at Velindre Cancer Centre, and Wales Cancer Network’s Medical Director
Keith James OBE

Keith James OBE

Board Member

Keith is a former Chairman of Eversheds and Hodge Group, a co-founder of the Institute for Welsh Affairs, and has held multiple non-executive roles including for Admiral Insurance and National Trust’s Advisory Board in Wales
Lis Neil

Lis Neil

Board Member

Lis is Director of Strategy at Ramsay Health Care UK. She has CEO and COO level experience in both the public and private sectors of UK healthcare, including leading dedicated cancer treatment centres
Rebecca Watkins

Rebecca Watkins

Company Secretary

Rebecca is Director for the Moondance Foundation and has third sector and civil service experience.

Prof. John Williams

Prof. John Williams

Board Member

John is Emeritus Professor of Medicine, Cardiff University and a Sports Medicine Consultant for the Welsh Rugby Union

Moondance Innovators

Moondance Innovators are the talented and committed people leading projects we have the privilege to fund. Find out more about them.