Carol Akiwumi is a Fundraising Specialist, Consultant and Trainer with a passion for Truth and Justice. Having started out her career as an investment banker, she now applies her skills and experience as a Senior Manager and Consultant for several national and international charities. Her expertise includes setting strategy, developing high level partnerships with key Individuals, Community groups and Corporates.
Carol currently serves as the Chair of Black Fundraisers UK, a special interest group of the Institute of Fundraising, of which she is a Fellow. She has an MA in Economics and Finance from the University of Leeds. A regular contributor to conferences and an IOF Academy course trainer, Carol’s approach to fundraising solutions is innovative, creative and effective.