David Stead

Exec Director of Philanthropy and Development at CAF

David Stead is a leader in business and philanthropy, and leads CAF’s philanthropy and development directorate. His teams work with private client, family and corporate donors globally to help them achieve their goals for philanthropy, corporate responsibility and social investment. They provide expert advice and design client solutions to help major donors and companies give in the most effective ways, generating hundreds of millions of pounds in donations per year for charities around the globe. The charity advisory and programmes team helps charities plan and grow strategically, and provides governance, grant-making and legacy services. David is a Trustee of Wave Trust and sits on various other charity, award and grant-making boards.