Simon Buckby

Simon was the founder and chief executive of Champollion Communications Consultancy, an independent agency which offers media management, public affairs and digital engagement services to charities and businesses. This firm was acquired by Instinctif Partners in 2017. Since 2005, he has advised over 200 charities, from household names to tiny entrepreneurs, as well as a string of trusts, foundations and private benefactors.

He is a former journalist at the Financial Times, where part of his brief included philanthropy and social finance, and a former political reporter for the BBC.