Specialist Associate, Bruce Tait Associates
Abeer is a highly respected fundraising and communications specialist and has significantly developed the fundraising capacity of numerous UK charities as a Director-level Fundraiser and as a Consultant.
Formerly the presenter of BBC Scotland's flagship news programmes (Reporting Scotland, Newsdrive and Newsnight Scotland), Abeer became Head of Fundraising for the UK and Ireland with Mary’s Meals, more than doubling annual income before her departure 5 years later. She then joined NSPCC Scotland as their Strategic Fundraising Director where she undertook a national review of their Fundraising Strategy, before becoming Director of Development at Children in Scotland.
Her specialisms include organisational development/ restructuring, communications and capital appeal fundraising. Abeer has also been awarded the Paul Harris Fellowship by Rotary International for her charitable work.