Founder & Director
Mike is a fundraising consultant with wide experience in the charity sector as a fundraiser, consultant, trustee and senior manager.
He's also an experienced trainer and speaker, an Ambassador for Good News Shared and a regular fundraising blogger for JustGiving, Eventbrite and Localgiving.
Mike used to be Fundraising Manager for Link Community Development, overseeing a thriving fundraising portfolio raising £600,000 per year.
He's passionate about driving innovation, developing new income streams and putting his strategic mindset and entrepreneurial flair to good use.
Gemma helps charities to raise both their profile and vital funds. She's supported causes ranging from city farms to youth unemployment.
Demonstrating impact through storytelling is a crucial part of Gemma’s work, particularly when applying to trusts and foundations.
As well as raising much-needed income, she has received praise from funders for her use of sincere and straightforward language.
Gemma helps charities to research funding options, design project proposals and submit compelling applications to grant makers.
Piers uses his experience gained from working as a Government analyst to help small charities improve their approach to strategic decision-making.
He's an expert in Operational Research (also known as 'the science of decision-making') and uses an analytical approach to make decisions and solve problems.
Piers helps us to unlock the power of these techniques for smaller charities, where trustees and staff have limited time to debate and make strategic decisions.
He also helps to run our popular group training workshops - click here to find out more.