The Vanessa Grant Girls’ School Trust is a Not For Profit Trust.


Alan Bell


Retired Investment Manager with Rathbones and main Board director.
Now engaged primarily in charitable activities, particularly in the relief of poverty, education and the promotion of the Christian faith.
Trustee of CURE International U.K. and several charitable trusts.
Active trustee of VGGS Trust and attend trustee and management meetings at the school twice yearly.


Hamish Grant BSc(hons) Agriculture

Trustee, Member BOM

Resident in Rongai.
VGGS Trustee and Board of Management member
Business: Gogar Farm Ltd, Foton Kenya.
Active interest in the school and all environment and land related matters.


Johnny Onslow BEd. MBA

Trustee, Chairman BOM

Headmaster (retired) Peponi House School.
Trustee Vanessa Grant Trust and VGGS Trust.
Business: Gone Fishing Ltd, Machine Mawe Ltd.
Chairman of Governors VGGS.
Responsibility for financial management and project development


Lyndon Bowring


Executive Chairman and a founder of CARE, a well-established mainstream Christian charity. CARE is represented in the UK Parliaments and Assemblies, at the EU in Brussels and the UN in Geneva and New York.
Lyndon was born in Wales, studied at the London Bible College and is an ordained Elim Pentecostal minister. He is a well-known speaker at Christian events and churches; he is also involved with several accountability groups of church leaders.


Nigel Shaw


Cousin to Vanessa Grant.
Lawyer and Senior Partner with Kaplan and Stratton Nairobi.
Responsible for all legal issues relating to the trusts and company law.