Ceri Edwards has been Director of Engagement & External Affairs at the Institute of Fundraising since 2012.

He is a former BBC political producer and started his campaigning career – after graduating in Law from New College, Oxford – with human rights group Liberty. He has also worked for the Citizenship Foundation, Action for Children and the BBC Children in Need Appeal.

He has held senior communication and policy roles at London Councils, the Local Government Association, and the People’s Heath Trust.