Su-Mei Thompson

CEO Media Trust


Su-Mei Thompson is CEO of Media Trust, a communications charity that she joined in September 2018. Her career began at Linklaters as a corporate finance associate during which time she also served as a lecturer and tutor in law at Kings College, London. Su-Mei went on to hold senior management positions at The Walt Disney Company, the Financial Times and Christie’s in Asia. Most recently, Su-Mei served for eight years as CEO of The Women’s Foundation, a philanthropic institution dedicated to the advancement of women in Hong Kong prior to moving to the UK with her family in 2018.

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Media Trust harness the power of media as a force for good to support the charity sector

By Su-Mei Thompson

Media Trust CEO Su-Mei Thompson shares the findings from Media Trust & CharityComms’ survey on the impact of COVID-19 on charity communications & the next steps they're taking to galvanise support from the media & creative industry.

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