Andrew Day joins the team at Gifted Philanthropy to lead its growing fundraising consultancy business. Directors, Amy Stevens and Chris Goldie announced the appointment, highlighting Andrew’s 30 years of experience in masterminding and directing, winning fundraising programmes at home and overseas.
‘We are really excited about Andrew’s move to Gifted, principally because his track record for raising money and leadership in promoting professional standards, is unparalleled in the UK,’ says Amy Stevens.
Andrew Day hails from Australia and was mentored by Everald Compton, one of the world’s great pioneers in capital fundraising. He moved up through the ranks of campaign management to become a record breaking, major gifts fundraiser and a passionate advocate of improved professional fundraising standards.
‘I’ve watched Andrew rise to the top of his game, serving cathedrals, hospitals, education and heritage clients with a rare blend of wisdom and attention to detail. No other fundraiser in the UK has Andrew’s breadth of experience or insightful understanding of major donors,’ says Chris Goldie.
The philosophy at Gifted is focused on creating innovative and successful fundraising programmes that transform donations into gifts. Andrew’s ability to deliver this for our clients, whether they’re a national institution or a regional organisation with big ambitions, is second to none.
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