BEN RUSSELL

DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS

Ben Russell director of communications speaking in Moscow

Ben Russell speaking about #givingtuesday to corporate social responsibility leaders in Moscow, 2017.

PROFILE

Ben Russell is Director of Communications at the Charities Aid Foundation.

His team at CAF produces CAF’s research into giving such as the World Giving Index, brought #givingtuesday to the UK, and works on new ideas for the non-profit sector.  

Ben’s background is in journalism and he was a political correspondent for The Independent newspaper in London.

He has also worked in communications for the Local Government Association and before joining CAF was Head of Media and Corporate Communications at the Specialist Schools and Academies Trust.

Ben is an alumnus of Manchester and Cardiff universities.


    
    

SPECIALIST AREAS

  • Getting your charity in front of the media
  • Impact reporting
  • Campaigning for change
  • Influencing government 
  • Crisis communications
  • CAF's global campaign #givingtuesday

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