Mark Shand

British travel writer, conservationist (1951-2014)

Mark Roland Shand (28 June 1951 – 23 April 2014) was a British travel writer and conservationist. Shand is known for having been Camilla, Queen Consort's brother.[1][2] He was chairman of Elephant Family. It is a wildlife foundation.[3] He was born in London, England. His other sister is Annabel Elliot (born 1949).

On 23 April 2014, it was reported that Shand had been taken to Bellevue Hospital in New York City and died after suffering a head injury when he fell over.[4]


  1. "The Elephant Man". wmagazine. March 2008. Archived from the original on 7 June 2013. Retrieved 14 April 2014.
  2. "The Duchess of Cornwall Background". Retrieved 14 April 2014.
  3. "Elephant Family". Archived from the original on 31 December 2012. Retrieved 14 April 2014.
  4. "Duchess of Cornwall's brother Mark Shand dies in fall". BBC Online. 23 April 2014. Retrieved 23 April 2014.