Lord Rumi Verjee

LORD RUMI VERJEE is a highly successful entrepreneur and philanthropist who founded Domino’s Pizza in the United Kingdom and was Chairman of heritage luxury British brand Thomas Goode for over two decades. He is currently the Chairman of The Rumi Endowment Company Limited – a real estate investment business.  Lord Verjee is also Chairman of WE UK (formerly Free The Children) and a Member of the World Presidents’ Organization and the Global Leadership Foundation. He was awarded a CBE for charitable services in 2009 and in 2013 was appointed to the House of Lords by Her late Majesty, The Queen. His philanthropic foundation, The Rumi Foundation was launched in 2006 and has supported a great number of projects providing young people with access to opportunities to develop their ideas, capitalise on their talent and realise their potential