The Ask Direct Fundraising Summer School

Alan Clayton

Alan Clayton

Alan is Creative Director of Revolutionise, based in Australia, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Holland, the UK, Canada and the USA, and working with clients in many more countries.

He is also Managing Partner at the Inch Hotel and Inspiration Centre, Loch Ness, Scotland and board chair at Karat Marketing in Dunfermline. Alan has previously held major fundraising and leadership posts and served as Chief Executive Officer of three fundraising agencies.

One of the leading consultants, coaches, creative directors and inspirational speakers on the world circuit, Alan has worked with over 320 non-profit clients around the world. His specialisms are emotional behaviour, board and executive team development, creative strategy, donor insight and motivation and he has published much original research and theory.

Alan’s other area of work is as a trainer, coach and professional speaker, working globally. He is a keen mountaineer, powerboat skipper and golfer and has a reputation for insight, inspiration and for saying things others don’t dare to.