Robert Sackville-West (Lord Sackville) was appointed as a Trustee in 2010 and became Chairman in July 2012.
Educated at Winchester College, Magdalen College, Oxford and the London Business School. A publisher, Robert was a founding Director, and is now Chairman, of Toucan Books. He is also the author of the award-winning Inheritance: The Story of Knole and the Sackvilles, and The Disinherited: A Story of Love, Family and Betrayal (2014). Robert was a school Governor from 1995-2008 and Chairman from 2002. He is currently a Governor of Knole Academy in Sevenoaks and a member of the International Baccalaureate UK board. He is the executive Chairman of several Sackville family businesses associated with property, works of art and heritage assets.