David joins On Purpose from Social Enterprise UK where he was responsible for managing and growing the membership of the organisation which doubled during his time in the post. Prior to this David worked for two years in the political consultancy arm of DLA Piper LLP. He has a keen interest in international development having worked on development projects in Bangladesh, Tonga, Thailand and Malawi. David has an MA in International Studies and Diplomacy at SOAS.
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Reporting to the Executive Director, David worked to explore new income-generating activities. This involved working with in-country teams in Honduras and Nicaragua, where he visited partners and development projects, and also delivered a three day business plan workshop to members of the senior management team based in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
JustGiving was founded in 2001 as the world’s first online fundraising business and has been focussed on growing the world of giving ever since. David worked alongside the partnerships team to deliver an event which launched a new joint product with Active Network. He project managed the production of marketing materials for the event and product, including creating case studies and a corporate video. David also worked with the Head of Partnerships on strategic planning and market research for JustGiving’s international growth plans.
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