18 Sep 2014
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Ciaran Devane, chief executive of Macmillan Cancer Support, is to leave after seven years as chief executive to head up the British Council.
Richard Taylor, executive director of fundraising and marketing at Cancer Research UK, has been nominated the new chair-elect of the Institute of Fundraising.
How long can Tony Hall hang onto his job? He should resign instantly. Not that he has done anything wrong but it will save time later when he inevitably does.
Su Sayer, the founder and outgoing chief executive of United Response, will join the Campaign to Protect Rural England next month.
Jon Sparkes, chief operating officer at Unicef UK, has been appointed as chief executive of Crisis.
National Lottery operator Camelot Group has announced that its chief executive Dianne Thompson will retire in October after 14 years leading the company.
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