Paul Bower

Ensuring that BES raises sufficent income to continue supporting ecologists to generate ecological knowledge and solutions.

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Senior Fundraising and Development ManagerFundraising, sponsorship, donations, legacies, corporate partnerships, exhibitions

My role is to:

  • develop an income generation strategy to ensure that BES continues its vital work for the next 100 years,
  • encourage the wider ecological community to donate to give ecologists – particularly students and early career ecologists – the support that they deserve,
  • partner with other funders as well as trusts and foundations to support ecology,
  • develop corporate partnerships that generate income for BES but also support our mission .and provide a benefit to corporate partners,
  • encourage everyone who is passionate about ecology to ‘Remember Ecology in Your Will’,
  • ensure that the exhibition area at our Annual Meeting generates income and is a success for the BES and exhibitors.