Annalise is an experienced strategist, senior relationship manager and major gifts fundraiser. She offers the practical skills needed to build sustainable income streams for a range of non-profit organisations and a deep understanding of how effective donor partnerships are built.
She leads on Business Development for Philanthropy Company, alongside managing key client projects. Examples include English National Opera, Chatsworth House, the Barbican, Ecclesiastical and Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance, for whom she has undertaken feasibility studies, delivered organisational reviews and created fundraising strategies.
Annalise has extensive knowledge of the cultural funding landscape having worked for several years in strategic partnerships, managing high level relationships with the likes of The British Museum, Royal Shakespeare Company, National Portrait Gallery and Tate. She previously undertook interim Trusts and Foundation roles at the Royal Opera House and English National Ballet, alongside a portfolio of consultancy contracts including Riverside Studios, Richard House Children’s Hospice and the Hospice of St Francis.
Annalise brings expertise in philanthropy as a Trustee and grants panel member of Heart of Bucks, the Buckinghamshire Community Foundation.