Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, are floating their charity vehicle with the name, Sussex Royal The Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.
Royal correspondent Emily Andrews who obtained the certificate of incorporation broke the news to media. The certificate reads that it would be a private company with Meghan and Harry as directors. Also, their PR manager, Sara Latham, and a former staffer at the Royal Foundation, Natalie Campbell would be in the board of directors.
Need for a new charity vehicle
The news of Harry and Meghan parting ways from the Royal Foundation of Prince William and Kate Middleton first broke in June 2019 but they had started Sussex Royal foundation much before in 2009.The royal couple had been doing the good work like supporting various causes including mental health issues and conservation through their charity vehicle for a long time.
Exclusive: #Harry & #Meghan’s new foundation will be called “Sussex Royal” (full title “Sussex Royal The Foundation of the D&D of Sussex). Its 4 directors are the Sussexes, PR guru Sara Latham & former Royal Foundation staffer Natalie Campbell, who will be the new director. pic.twitter.com/604czSjQEw
— Emily Andrews (@byEmilyAndrews) July 17, 2019
Future of the royal family
Prince William and Kate Middleton would continue to head the Royal Foundation allowing the Duke and Duchess of Sussex to start their private venture. But it doesn’t mean an end to the partnership of royal couples. The royal family could come together to work on new projects.