CASE STUDY

Hamish Elvidge

Hamish Elvidge had a 30-year career in J Sainsbury plc as Finance, IT and Change Director and as Competition Inquiry Director. He is chair of The Matthew Elvidge Trust, which was formed after his son Matthew took his own life. The Trust aims to increase everyone’s understanding of the importance of mental health and ensure people seek and receive the right professional support. He is a member of various other organisations including the National Suicide Prevention Strategy Advisory Group.