IoF spokespeople are available for interview on a wide range of subjects. To arrange an interview, please contact the press team.
Amanda Bringans, IoF Chair
Amanda brings with her an impressive track record of experience having led fundraising teams at some of the UK’s most loved and supported charities. Her previous roles include Director of Global Fundraising and Communications at VSO and 16 years working at Macmillan Cancer Support where she became Director of Fundraising.
She has also held senior roles with Leonard Cheshire Disability and Battersea Dogs & Cats Home. Amanda joined the British Heart Foundation as its Director of Fundraising in December 2015.
Peter Lewis, Chief Executive
Peter Lewis is Chief Executive of the Institute of Fundraising. His role involves responsibility for the overall leadership and management of the IoF, making sure the Institute delivers against the organisational objectives set by our members in the most effective way possible.
Peter Lewis’ previous roles include Chief Executive of London Voluntary Service Council; he has worked for Crisis, acted as CEO of the London Cycling Campaign and held a senior role at the Greater London Authority.
Ceri Edwards, Director of Engagement and External Affairs
Ceri has responsibility for the Institute of Fundraising's policy and communications work: promoting the organisation, its work and reputation and making sure its views, and those of its members, contribute to opinion forming and decision making across the sector and beyond.
Out of hours press phone: 07903 557 940
Daniel Fluskey, Head of Policy and External Affairs
Daniel is Head of Policy and Research and leads the Institute's policy development and research work, keeping up to date with member priorities, promoting innovation on fundraising and working with key stakeholders, including civil servants and politicians, to make sure fundraising and giving are key priorities for the current and future governments.
Rob Cope, Director of Remember A Charity
Rob Cope is director of Remember A Charity, a consortium of 140 UK charities that work together to make gifts in Wills the social norm. Rob was previously deputy director of marketing and communications at The Prince’s Trust.
Contact the press team
All of the IoF's spokespeople can be contacted through the Press team.
Main contact: Felicity Spencer-Smith, External Affairs officer
The press office can be called between 9am – 5pm on 020 7840 3790 or by emailing: email@example.com
Outside of office hours press can contact us on 07903 557 940