Rob Woods, Director of Bright Spot, is an award-winning trainer and the author of three books, including The Fundraiser Who Wanted More. He also runs the on-line training resource, the Bright Spot Members Club; is the host of the Fundraising Bright Spots podcast, and blogs regularly, including on this own site - www.brightspotfundraising.co.uk.
He has spent 20 years in fundraising. Originally a major gifts fundraiser for the UK children’s charity the NSPCC, since becoming an independent trainer he has helped over eight thousand fundraisers, Directors and Trustees, with clients including CRUK, Oxford University, Save the Children and UNICEF. For the Chartered Institute of Fundraising's Academy, he runs the Major Donor masterclass – what really gets results; Win that pitch, Presenting to influence and Writing to Influence.