Head of Client Development
Annalise joined the Philanthropy Company in 2017 as an experienced relationship manager and major gifts fundraiser, offering the practical skills needed to build sustainable income streams for a variety of non-profit organisations.
She gained a deep understanding of the cultural funding landscape over several years with Boster Group, a boutique consultancy specialising in strategic arts partnerships. Annalise managed accounts for a number of major corporate clients, handling high level relationships with the likes of The British Museum, Royal Shakespeare Company, National Portrait Gallery and Tate, and generating significant value for clients and partners alike.
In 2014, Annalise undertook an interim role at the Royal Opera House to work across the trust and foundation, sponsorship and patrons teams. She most recently spent over two years as a freelance consultant to a portfolio of charities ranging from orchestras to hospices, focused primarily on increasing trust and foundation income for both revenue and capital projects.
A natural communicator and passionate about creating powerful narratives, Annalise previously worked for a Member of Parliament and remains actively engaged in politics at a grassroots level. She also sings regularly with the Parliament Choir.