Stephen George is a Fundraising and Leadership Coach and Consultant, helping charity leaders change behavior and raise more money. He is currently working on global legacies strategies for international NGO’s and runs a leadership and coaching programme and is a global speaker, writer, podcaster and contributor. He has over 30 years in the sector at all levels in the UK and internationally, as Executive Director at Action on Hearing Loss, the RNIB and as Director of Fundraising at Maggie's Cancer Caring Centre’s in the UK. From 2006, he was Development Director for Legacy Fundraising at the NSPCC and before that as Director of Community Appeals where he was responsible for Local volunteer and community fundraising, schools, and national events across the UK.
When the Full Stop appeal was launched, Stephen lead the appeal in the regions, which raised £55 million. Before that, he was Head of Regional Fundraising at UNICEF for 3 years and prior to that spent 12 years at Scope. He was previously chairman of Remember a Charity, a consortium of over 145 charities promoting gifts in wills. He is a former Vice Chairman of the Institute of Fundraising and is currently a trustee at CLIC Sargent.