We are organised into four teams
- Our Casework team investigate fundraising complaints made by members of the public where these cannot be resolved by the organisations concerned themselves
- Our Finance and Procurement team manage our budgets and register organisations, including managing the annual fundraising levy
- Our Policy team engage and consult with the sector and the public on important fundraising and regulatory matters
- Our Communications and Corporate Services team manage the administration of our board and committees, our corporate communications and the Fundraising Preference Service
Gerald Oppenheim, Chief Executive
Before being appointed chief executive, Gerald was our Head of policy and communications. He was previously director of policy and partnerships at the Big Lottery Fund and has been a freelancer working with charities, trusts and foundations on a wide range of policy projects.
Gerald is a trustee and chair of the London Emergencies Trust. He is also a trustee and deputy chair of the National Emergencies Trust and an independent trustee and board member of the Armed Forces Covenant Trust.
Nick Allaway, Head of Finance and Procurement
Daisy Houghton, Head of Communications and Corporate Services
Catherine Orr, Head of Casework
Charlotte Urwin, Head of Policy
Charlotte joined the Fundraising Regulator from the Marine Stewardship Council where she was Head of Standards Policy and Assurance. Prior to this, Charlotte was Head of Standards and Regulation at the Independent Press Standards Organisation (ISPO) and also worked at Macmillan Cancer Support and Guy’s and St Thomas’ Charity.