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BEANii's trustees are Wendy Lee, Cathlin Norris and David Ramsey.

Cathlin Norris is a financial professional with over 20 years of experience in public accounting, corporate finance and in non-profit organisations.  She began her career as an auditor for Deloitte and from there worked at Verizon Wireless where she was a Finance Director.  Most recently she worked for a London-based charity that provides microloans to groups of women across sub-Saharan Africa.  Cathlin has an MBA in Economic Crime and Fraud Management from Utica College and an undergraduate degree in Accounting from Virginia Tech.

David Ramsey has over 15 years' experience working with businesses at a senior level. He is an active independent investor, adviser and board director of a small number of high growth small to mid-sized companies in the consumer goods and retail sector, and is currently working with Bolongaro Trevor, Linda Farrow, and Whittard of Chelsea. He is also a senior advisor to EPIC Private Equity, and previously was Head of UK at NEO Capital, a European investor in luxury brands, and prior to that was at August Equity (previously Kleinwort Capital) a UK buyout fund.

He began his career in management consulting and M&A advisory, including roles at WPP and KPMG, and has extensive strategic, operational and transaction advisory experience, having advised a range of blue chip corporations and Private Equity funds.

David holds an MA in Philosophy from Cambridge University.