Tania leads the organisation and oversees the delivery of our strategy and operations. Prior to joining 360Giving in March 2020 she had been working and volunteering in charities and grantmaking organisations for over 20 years, including roles as an analyst supporting organisations to improve performance. Tania has wide-ranging experience working with diverse organisations in the sector, as well as having held senior positions in a range of functions.
Katherine leads on outreach and engagement with grantmakers, supporting them to publish their grants data openly, and building partnerships to support more informed and strategic grantmaking. Prior to joining 360Giving, Katherine was Membership Relationship Manager for the Association of Charitable Foundations. She has previously held positions with the Eve Appeal, a cancer research fundraising charity and carers support organisation.
Geraldine leads on 360Giving’s policy agenda, engagement and communications, ensuring that the organisation’s voice is heard by external stakeholders of all kinds. Prior to joining 360Giving, Geraldine worked for London Funders as their Membership, Communications and Events Manager, where she championed best practice in the funding sector. She is also a trustee of Knights Youth Centre and has extensive previous experience in frontline roles.
Marion leads on the development and maintenance of the 360Giving Data Standard and 360Giving tools, prioritising the development roadmap to best support data users. Before joining 360Giving in April 2021, she worked on developing CRMs and grant-management systems in the not-for-profit sector for clients such as Macmillan Cancer Support and the Art Fund.
David works with 360Giving and leads on data analysis, research and data use projects. David is a data scientist and researcher, specialising in data for, by and about charities and wider civil society. He has over ten years experience working with charity data, having worked for NCVO, CAST and the Greater London Authority.
Tom supports grantmakers to publish their information to the 360Giving Standard, and has a strong interest in data analysis. Tom previously worked at the Down’s Syndrome Association which gave him a good understanding of the importance of grantmaking to the charity sector. Prior to working at the DSA, he held positions with IPPF, the Electoral Commission, the Victoria and Albert Museum, Independent Age, Cambridge University and Alzheimer’s Society.
Vicky is responsible for supporting 360Giving’s communications and contributing to the smooth running of the organisation, with a focus on ensuring accessible and inclusive engagement. Before joining 360Giving, Vicky worked as an adviser at Citizens Advice and has a particular interest in the use of social media to increase engagement in the non-profit sector.
Board of Directors
As a non-profit company and a registered charity, 360Giving is governed by a Board of Directors who are also the charity’s trustees.
Fozia is BBC Children in Need’s Director of Children and Young People, and is responsible for the charity’s impact and grantmaking activities. Prior to joining BBC Children in Need, Fozia was Chief Executive of the Bedfordshire and Luton Community Foundation. Fozia has previously been a Trustee of the Association of Charitable Foundations and she established the national Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Coalition of foundations. Fozia is a Winston Churchill Fellow and a Visiting Lecturer at Bayes Business School on the Charities Management/ Philanthropy Masters.
Geoff is an active investor in early stage businesses and sits on a number of boards. His earlier career was in technology for financial services and he both co-founded a successful business, Braid Systems Ltd, and was a senior executive at several City firms including Reuters and Tullett & Tokyo (now TP Icap). He has also been a director of several not for profits including social investment platform Ethex. At 360Giving Geoff is Treasurer and takes particular responsibility for overseeing all financial matters.
Manny is the Chief Executive at Trust for London where he was previously the Director of Policy. Prior to that he was a Director at the London Community Foundation, and before that spent three years working in Nesta’s Innovation Lab. Manny also worked for the Young Foundation for seven years, leading their communities and housing practice, and has extensive experience working with low-income communities across the UK.
Danil is the Director of Data.org. He has 20 years’ experience in tech. He was the founder of Wellcome Data Labs, a data team helping inform decision-making at Wellcome, and a co-founder of the Data for Science and Health Priority Area, and of the Research on Research Institute. In parallel to his work, Danil has pursued an academic career in social sciences, studying the impacts of technological change, including the rise of AI, on our society.
Farah has a wide range of experience working within government on data-related policies and projects, including open data in the Cabinet Office, data transformation in Defra, and data ethics and digital identity in DCMS. Farah has previously produced video and written content for domestic and international mountain biking events. Farah is currently working as Head of Secure Connected Places at DCMS.
Jon is a consultant working with a variety of funders. He has managed the Goldsmith family’s philanthropy, focused on environmental issues, for more than 20 years. He is the Trust Secretary of The Ecology Trust, a board member of the Ariadne Funders Network, and a steering committee member of the European Environmental Funders Group. He has co-authored multiple research reports analysing environmental philanthropy, categorising more than 30,000 grants. He was centrally involved in the development of the Environmental Funders Network.
Thrisha is Lead Executive at the Alan and Babette Sainsbury Family Charitable Fund. Prior to this she was researcher and advisor to BBC Media Action, Arts Council England, the Royal Society of Public Health and to South Asian, African and refugee led organisations, across the UK and internationally. She is also a Trustee to Labour Behind the Label, which campaigns in solidarity with garment workers globally to improve working conditions.
Jo’s career has focused on strategy, leadership and change through a digital lens. Jo is Director of Impact and Innovation at Turn2Us, after being a freelance consultant and leadership coach. She was Assistant Director of Digital for Breast Cancer Care, Girlguiding’s first Head of Digital Communications, and Managing Director for London at Reason Digital. Jo is a Fellow of the Intersticia Foundation and Newspeak House — the London College of Political Technologists, and Chair of the Board of Trajectory Theatre.
Bonnie is Managing Director of The Social Investment Consultancy (TSIC), a global network of consultants specialised in impact measurement and social investment strategies. TSIC is currently incubating Humanity Data Systems, which leverages machine learning to improve effectiveness in humanitarian aid delivery. She is the Founder of an award-winning social enterprise which empowers marginalised women and girls through photography and digital skills.
Joining in November 2022
Lucy has been the Chief Operating Officer at the Paul Hamlyn Foundation since 2008 and is a former Trustee of the Association of Charitable Foundations. She previously worked in finance roles for Church Urban Fund and the Institute of Education, University of London. Lucy is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, holds the Institute of Chartered Accountant’s Diploma in Charity Accountancy and is a qualified coach.
Adam is the Director of Community Relations at the Community Foundation serving Tyne & Wear and Northumberland and has been at the organisation since 2004. Adam has held trustee roles with New Writing North, AV Festival and Tech for Life and been an advisor to White Box Projects and Northumberlandia.
Fran is the Founder and Director of the Indigo Trust and the Chair of 360Giving’s Board of Directors. She is also a board member of New Philanthropy Capital and The Sainsbury Archive. Prior to setting up Indigo Trust, Fran was an advisor at the Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit, in the UK Cabinet Office. She was awarded the Global Philanthropic Lifetime Contribution to Philanthropy Award in 2021.
Read our blog to find out more about Danil, Farah, Jon, Thrisha, Jo and Bonnie who joined the board in November 2020 and July 2021.