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Chandni Radia

Director of Development
Chandni joined Advance in 2022 as Director of Development, after over 4 years as a senior leader at a national addiction and criminal justice charity.

She has over 14 years of experience in the fundraising and business development field, having raised over £15 million for a range of organisations and causes.  Her specialism lies in trust and foundation fundraising, and has also led teams to generate income from statutory sources, events, individual donors, and corporate organisations, developing charitable revenue streams to ensure service users benefit from long-term and transformational support.

Chandni began her career working as a Consultant, helping government agencies to better align their funding priorities to meet the needs of local communities and voluntary sector organisations.  She has since led on income growth for a wide variety of organisations, including a children’s charity, counter-terrorism think tank, and a thought leadership institution.  Chandni studied Architecture, holds Masters degrees in  Social Development and Urban Planning, and is a member of the Chartered institute of Fundraising.

Chandni Radnia - Director of Business Development at Advance