Executive Director, BIBA
Graeme is Executive Director and a member of the main board at the British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA). He is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute and joined BIBA in 2001 following senior roles as an insurance broker. Graeme leads BIBA’s Corporate Affairs, authoring BIBA’s Manifesto along with working closely with members and advisory boards on representation, government engagement and broker promotion.
Head of Account Development, Stroke Association
Jeremy is Head of Account Development at the Stroke Association, working with a range of corporate supporters to maximise mutual partnership impact. Prior to this role, he has worked in similar roles at range of domestic and international charities including Carers UK, World Child Cancer and HelpAge International. Jeremy began his career in finance working for Bloomberg in London & Switzerland.
eCommerce and Trading Manager, Diabetes UK
Shirley is an experienced ecommerce and trading professional with over 13 years working in the charity sector. Prior to working at Diabetes UK, Shirley worked for a little over 14 years at Which? A not-for-profit organisation championing the cause for consumers. Through her work she is dedicated to fairness and equality for supporters and brings a wealth of knowledge to the group.
Avril Chester is Entrepreneur of the Year at the 2019 Women in IT Awards, Author of ‘be with me, it’s c’ and Vice Chair & Trustee at seAp advocacy. Avril realised the need for a centralised source of cancer information when she was being treated for breast cancer in 2015/16 and began her mission to build Cancer Central in January 2018.