Our UK Trustees
The board of trustees is drawn from individuals engaged in a wide range of professions/trades. Besides their skills and expertise they have brought their most invaluable talent ie: work ethics, thereby transforming Polio Children into such a force through part-time efforts.
Arun Patel F.C.A, FCCA, BCAh
The founder of Polio Children has used his experiences of suffering polio to help others similarly affected by the disease. Arun Patel’s complete biography.
Passionate about education, Mayoor believes the special abilities of children with polio can be cultivated to good use. More about Mayoor Patel
Subdhra Patel’s repetoire of skills means that every penny donated to Polio Children is stretched to its furthest potential. Subhdra Patel’s complete biography
Tarjinder’s pragmatic approach to deal with all issues no matter how challenging has been a major underlying factor in Polio Children’s successful fundraising endeavours.More about Tajinder Singh Marway
A West Ham football fan Dipak engages his love of adventurous pursuits to raise money for worthwhile causes such as Polio Children.More about Dipak Tanna
Shirish was born in Uganda (East Africa) in 1955. A psychiatrist by profession, he lives in Rochester, NY with his wife and daughter. Shirish draws his inspiration from Mahatma Gandhi, who said, “To find yourself, lose yourself in the service of others."
Dr. Patel is also a USA Director.
Dr Devik Patel
Devik has been a supporter of Polio Children from the age of 17 and has visited our projects on a number of occasions and was one of the first sponsors for university Education Program soon after having completed his own graduation.