Chandni has over 13 years of experience in the fundraising field. She has worked for a range of organisations in the charity sector leading their fundraising efforts, including a London-based children’s mentoring charity, global counter-extremism think tank and the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA). Before pursuing a career in fundraising, Chandni worked as a Consultant, helping Government and Government organisations to help shape their grant making processes, and supporting charitable organisations to develop and implement achievable fundraising strategies – all to achieve lasting social change. At Forward, Chandni manages our fundraising team and is responsible for securing charitable income to ensure that we are able to deliver to most effective services possible for ex-offenders and those experiencing substance misuse. Chandni has a degree in Architecture, MSc in Development and Planning and MA in Urban and Regional Planning. She is also a member of the Institute of Fundraising.