Emily is a fundraising research specialist with more than 15 years’ experience. After an early career in Higher Education fundraising, where she worked on multimillion-pound campaigns at King’s College London and London Business School, Emily launched her own freelance research practice. She provides research and analysis to a wide range of charitable organisations in order to make their fundraising more targeted, efficient and effective. Emily specialises in identifying and researching sources of charitable funding, with particular expertise in the major donor sector. She has also served on a number of not-for-profit boards, including as a Director and Trustee of the Chartered Institute of Fundraising in the UK.