Who's Who

WWAccording to the Charity Commission, the charity sector Searchemploys 754,411 full-time equivalent staff and uses the services of an estimated 2.2 million volunteers, including more than 842,000 trustees, though there are still 21,400 trustee positions unfilled.

This section provides short profiles of some of the individuals who help to make civil society the unique and dynamic sector that it is.

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Dan Fletcher

Dan Fletcher

Deputy director, Kingston Smith
Dan Fletcher is deputy director for Kingston Smith Fundraising & Management. He has a broad background in fundraising and voluntary income generation from individuals, companies, grantmaking trusts...

Andrew Purkis

Andrew Purkis

Andrew Purkis OBE is a trustee and former chair of ActionAid and until July 2010 was a board member of the Charity Commission.  He is a consultant in the sector who has previously been chair of the...

Seb  Elsworth

Seb Elsworth

Director of strategy, Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations (ACEVO)
Seb Elsworth is the director of strategy at Acevo, the Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations. His association with Acevo began with a two-week internship in 2005 and when that ended...

Cliff Prior

Cliff Prior

Chief executive, Big Society Capital
Cliff Prior was appointed the chief executive of Big Society Capital in March 2016.He was previously chief executive of UnLtd, the foundation for social entrepreneurs. Cliff was also a member of Comic Relief’s...

Alison Hone

Alison Hone

Senior manager, Saffery Champness from 2003
Alison joined Saffery Champness in February 2003, having previously worked for a number of years as a compliance officer with HM Customs and Excise.Alison is based in the London office and was appointed...

Kavita Cooper

Kavita Cooper

Kavita Cooper is the founder and director of Novo-K.  Kavita works with medium to large charities helping them deliver maximum impact through the use of SMARTprocurement™. Kavita has over 13...

Helen Simmons

Helen Simmons

Director of finance and operations, Diocese of London
Helen Simmons is director of finance and operations at the Diocese of London. She is set to be chief executive of Nightingale Hammerson in November 2013.

Kate Rogers

Kate Rogers

Head of policy, Cazenove
Kate Rogers is chair of the Charity Investors' Group and head of policy at Cazenove Charities. She is also fund manager of the Charity Multi-Asset Fund, a common investment fund targeting RPI plus 4 per...

Ivan Wainewright

Ivan Wainewright

Ivan Wainewright is an independent database consultant, working solely with UK charities, membership and not-for-profit organisations. He has been working in IT for more than 16 years in support, training,...

James Thornton

James Thornton

Chief executive, Mayfair Capital Investment Management
James co-founded Mayfair Capital in 2002 and became chief executive in April 2014 having previously performed the role of chief investment officer.James is also fund director for Mayfair Capital's flagship...

Antonia  Swinson

Antonia Swinson

Chief executive, Speakers Trust from April 2012
Antonia Swinson will start as director of the Ethical Property Foundation in February 2014.She has been chief executive of the Speakers Trust since April 2012. Before this she was chief executive of Social...

Dr Robina Chatham

Dr Robina Chatham

Managing Director, Robina Chatham Ltd
Dr Robina Chatham has over 30 years’ experience in IT. Positions that she has held range from project manager within the shipbuilding industry, to European CIO for a merchant bank and lecturer at...

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