Meet our Expert Alistair McLean – Chief Executive, Fundraising Standards Board Alistair has been the Chief Executive of the FRSB since 2009 and in that time has overseen strong growth in membership and awareness of the FRSB brand. Prior to joining the FRSB, he was CEO of the NGRC, which was the self regulatory arm of … ContinuedContinue reading
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Meet our Expert Carolyn Sims – Head of Banking, Charity Bank Carolyn is head of banking for Charity Bank. She previously worked in the City for a European Bank where she provided finance for affordable housing projects mainly. She is committed to supporting third sector organisations and the work that they do and consequently is … ContinuedContinue reading
Meet our Expert Laura Smith – Sustainable Fundraising Manager, NCVO Laura joined NCVO in 2009 to manage the Sustainable Funding programme. She manages relationships with sector experts and private sector partners to create NCVO’s training and direct support on funding and finance, including specialist training on trading, tendering and marketing, and our popular Sustainable Funding Conference. … ContinuedContinue reading
Meet our Expert David Saint – Chairman, Action Planning David established Action Planning in 1990 after a 16 year fundraising career, and is recognised as one of the not-for-profit sector’s leading authorities on strategy, management and fundraising. David is a member of the Institute of Fundraising, former Chairman of EU Consult, a trustee of Andrews Charitable … ContinuedContinue reading
Meet our Expert Pauline Broomhead – CEO, the FSI Pauline Broomhead is the founding CEO of the FSI, a charity focused on arming small charities with the best learning opportunities to secure a sustainable future. Pauline’s career has seen her work on campaigns with many of the most high-profile charities in the UK and abroad. Today, Pauline uses … ContinuedContinue reading