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.
Meet the team
Katherine is responsible for 360Giving’s support, guidance and the tools which help funders to publish their grants data openly using the 360Giving Data Standard. She is involved in the governance of the Standard as staff representative on the Stewardship Committee, which oversees its maintenance. Prior to joining 360Giving, Katherine worked for seven years for the Association of Charitable Foundations and has also worked for cancer research fundraising and carers support charities.
Marion leads on the development and maintenance of the 360Giving Data Standard and tools including GrantNav, engaging users of the data and the standard itself, and prioritising the roadmap to best meet their needs. 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 provides grantmakers with support to publish their data using the 360Giving Data Standard, and has a strong interest in data capture and analysis. He also helps to manage our internal database, including an ongoing development project. 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 at organisations including Planned Parenthood, the Electoral Commission and the Victoria and Albert Museum.
Vicky is responsible for supporting 360Giving’s communications, organising external events 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 volunteered at refugee charity Care4Calais.
Board of Trustees
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.
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.
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.
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.