Adam Findlay – Chairman
Adam Findlay is a Scottish based entrepreneur whose interests mostly centre around broadcasting and web casting based businesses. Adam was once the proprietor of the station now known as WAVE FM and one of the founding trustees of Help for Kids. Adam is also the director of Original 106 Aberdeen, Media Investments Ltd, Adjem Ltd and international shipping company, Ecosse Marine.
Laura McDowall – Trustee
Laura is a Private Client Partner in local law firm Blackadders. She deals with Wills, Trusts, Taxation, Charities, Executry Estates and Adults with Incapacity including Power of Attorney, Guardianship Orders and Financial Management. Both her legal experience and the support of her firm Blackadders is invaluable to Help for Kids.
Laura was born in Dundee, attending Ancrum Road Primary School, Harris Academy and Dundee University; for both her undergraduate degree and postgraduate diploma. Laura stays local and is very passionate about the city. Having grown up in Dundee Laura has witnessed firsthand the devasting effects that poverty and deprivation have on local children.
“Laura joined the Help for Kids board in 2012 with the aim of helping as many local disadvantaged children as possible”.
Malcolm Angus – Trustee
• 1997-2000 Deputy Manager, Wellgate Shopping Centre, Dundee
• 2000 – 2001 Operations Manager, Frogmore Estates, Manchester
• 2001 – 2006 Regional Estates Manager, Savills, North West
• 2006 – 2014 General Manager, JLL Estates, North West
• 2014 to Present General Manager, JLL, Overgate, Dundee
“Overgate have been supporting Help for Kids since conception and we are immensely proud of the achievements of the Charity, the support of local children through funding is vital to improve their Social Welfare regardless of economic circumstances. Going forward with the support of Board Members and Corporate Partners we will endeavour to further improve the lives of those in need of the Charities help”.