OBE, CEO, Charity Finance Group
Caron Bradshaw OBE joined Charity Finance Group in 2010 from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) where she was Head of the Charity and Voluntary Sector. In addition to supporting a number of small charities and community organisations Caron has been a member of the National Council for Voluntary Organisation’s National Assembly and the Charities Statement Of Recommended Practice Committee, has sat on a number of governmental working parties, is a member of the Church of England Pension Board’s Audit and Risk Committee, and is Chair of the Board of the Directory of Social Change (and her local hockey club). She was named in the top 30 UK social influences in Risk, Compliance and Regtech 2017.
Caron is a trained Barrister and has a wide array of experience across the charity, regulation/law, policy, member support, and professional ethics. In 2015 she was named Charity Principal of the Year at the Charity Times Awards. In 2016 she received the Association Excellence Award for Leadership. Caron is an avidly ‘social’ CEO and was been named in the top 30 social CEOs in 2013, 2014 and 2015.
Caron was honoured with an OBE for ‘services to charity’ in the New Year’s Honours list 2021.