Esther is a Solicitor by profession, who specialised in criminal defence before moving into the charitable sector in 2002. Between 2003 and 2005 she lived and worked in Australia for an entertainment and arts complex. She then returned to the UK where she worked in charitable fundraising and events management for The Stroke Association. During her career, Esther has been responsible for managing UK teams and advising national and international charities in developing a series of large scale, high income fundraising events.
Esther established her own event management consultancy, ElevenTen Consultancy and Event Management, in 2008, working with businesses, charities and Individuals in marketing, business development and events management. She now manages and owns two businesses in the hospitality sector.
Esther has held non-executive roles with Reviive and Fuse CIC, both social enterprises, as well as a trusteeship with the British and International Federation of Festivals. Esther became a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts in 2018.
Last Updated : 06 November 2018