The British Asian Trust

Non Governmental/Non-Profit Organization


HRH The Prince of Wales founded the British Asian Trust in 2007 to do something about the widespread poverty and hardship that he saw in South Asia. He turned to the entrepreneurial spirit of the British Asian diaspora, aiming to link them with innovative social entrepreneurs and grassroots interventions in the region.


Issue Areas: Early Childhood to Primary Education · Health Delivery · Livelihoods · Smallholder Productivity · Women's and Girls' Education · Youth Job Skills


Abha Thorat-ShahDirector of Investments, The British Asian Trust