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Alison Benjamin

Director of Major Gifts, King's College London & King's Health Partners

Alison has been a full time development professional at King’s College London for over a decade. She has progressed from managing fundraising events to growing high value fundraising programmes to taking responsibility for a team of 10 fundraisers to generate support for King’s College London’s educational and research programmes.

Alison is now a member of the Senior Management Team within the King’s College London & King’s Heath Partners Fundraising & Supporter Development Office. Responsible for a Trust Funding team, Corporate Partnerships team, and a high value Leadership Giving team, all aimed at generating support for KCL’s World Questions | King’s answers £600m campaign. Additionally she provides leadership to the development of KCL’s next major fundraising campaign as WQ|KA draws to a close its final phase.