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New Role for Jonathan Ruffer

2 July 2018

Jonathan Ruffer is to be officially recognised as Founder of The Auckland Project, in honour of his continued investment and ongoing commitment to the Project and revitalising Bishop Auckland.

As of today (Monday 2 July 2018), Jonathan will concentrate on strategic initiatives and bringing new opportunities for The Auckland Project into play.

He will hand over the role of Chair of the Trustees to Nick Turner who has served on the Board of The Auckland Project for the past three years.

 

 

Jonathan, said:  “Thanks to the hard work of the entire Auckland Project Team we have made great strides since 2012 and are now heading, full steam towards the opening of Auckland Castle in 2019, closely followed by our other venues.

“I am now looking forward to the next six years and the bright future stretching far beyond that for The Auckland Project and Bishop Auckland as a whole.”

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