ROEWEN WISHART, Director, Xponential Group
An Australian authority on high-return fundraising strategies is the recipient of this year’s prestigious award. Director of Xponential Group and founder of the Australian Major Gifts Benchmarking Study, Roewen Wishart’s experience covers all areas of fundraising with a focus on strategy, major gifts, campaign development and gifts-in-wills.
Rowen has worked extensively with philanthropists and has deep insight into how and why they give. He has helped clients understand the barriers to effective major gifts and gifts-in-wills fundraising (and helped those clients remove those barriers). Roewen is also an expert in growing the contribution of board members to fundraising.
A fundraiser who always endeavours to give back to the sector, Roewen has mentored fundraisers at all stages of their careers and is dedicated to helping others excel and achieve results for their causes. His passion for the sector is complemented by a methodical approach and a willingness to challenge the status quo. His…