Christopher A. Holder Swiss born, and educated in the UK, Christopher is passionate about children’s communication and has been a strong advocate and supporter of AVUK since 2010. Christopher sits on the advisory board of the London Chamber Orchestra and is a Director of DegreeArt.com, CIRCA Gallery London and FC Vaduz. Christopher is a Trustee of children’s communication charity, I CAN, and is chair of I CAN’s Every Child A Voice Appeal Board. He also presides over Safe Partnership Limited. Christopher founded MariaMarina Foundation in memory of his mother Maria and sister Marina, and the Foundation has been instrumental in enabling many families to access our auditory verbal therapy programme thanks to their generous support for our Family Bursary Scheme. He was introduced to AVUK by the late, HA Swan, one of the Founding Trustees and a dear friend of Maria.