Governance & Funding
The Babraham Institute Board of Trustees has specific responsibilities under the BBSRC Conditions of Grant. It is responsible for the financial management and administration of the Institute and ensures that the Charity is acting within its Memorandum and Articles of Association. Ultimately, the Board has responsibility for developing the strategy for the Institute alongside the Director, and oversees and reviews the management and achievements of the Institute.
Certain activities of the Charity must be approved by the Charity's members. The Babraham Institute has three members; the BBSRC as a Corporate Member, the Chair of the Board and the Chair of the Audit Committee. Registered Charity No. 1053902. A company limited by guarantee. Registered in England and Wales No. 3011737 VAT No. GB 915 7864 89
An institute which receives strategic funding from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC).