At a glance


  • Advertising
  • Copywriting / journalism
  • Lecturing / public speaking
  • Market research
  • Marketing strategy
  • Public relations
  • General management
  • Project management
  • Change management
  • Mentoring / coaching


Based in London (North)
Will travel to London (Central), London (East), London (North), London (South)
I would prefer to volunteer mainly at home, or mainly at the office.


Either in or out of office hours

4 hours per week and I am flexible on when this can be. My employer supports volunteer work and time off during working hours.


  • Arts
  • Children / families
  • Counselling / advice
  • Financial inclusion
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Housing and homelessness
  • Local / community
  • Poverty relief
  • Social care
  • Training / employment support
  • Women
  • Young people

Type of role


About me

A confident and ambitious marketing and communications leader with 25 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Strong management and leadership skills, with career successes in brand strategy/management, business development, client communication, internal culture and engagement, and all aspects of the marketing mix.


Strengths and expertise


  • Influence. Able to gain support and engagement at all levels for projects and initiatives contributing to business success
  • Inspire.  I build, develop and lead high-achieving teams. I have a keen interest in staff development, mentoring and coaching – encouraging the best from my teams
  • Collaborate. Talented relationship manager with track record of successfully delivering projects and initiatives through partners, third parties and across teams
  • Knowledge. Extensive experience of all aspects of marketing: working with agencies and third parties to deliver marketing strategy; brand design and management; advertising; messaging; internal and external engagement.

    Deep understanding of the sales/proposal process from RFPs through to pitch presentations and have delivered coaching and training in proposal writing and presenting 

  • Strategic. Experience of working with senior management to establish and prioritise marketing and business development activity in line with company aspirations
  • Intrepid. Motivated by challenge and continuously striving for the best outcome in every project or task

What am I looking for

Trustee roles.