Pippa Garrott is the Legacy Administration Manager at the British Red Cross and has been in post for over 4 years. She manages a team of 2 legacy officers, dealing with over 1,200 legacy cases a year, and an annual income of more than £32million. Whilst on secondment to the Crisis Response team during the Grenfell fire and London Bridge attacks, she won the Dunant Award for UK Emergencies 2017. After almost 13 years in the legacy sector, she continues to act as a CiCLA mentor for several ILM members every year.
Nigel has specialised in Legacy fundraising for over 9 years and has been Head of Legacy Giving at Marie Curie since 2017. Central to their new Gifts in Wills strategy is supporter engagement and experience, ensuring every supporter and next of kin receives the very highest standard of stewardship with the right communication and the right message, at the right time.
Meenaxi Patel has been working in the charity sector for almost 6 years and is the Head of Legacy Management at the British Heart Foundation; she leads a team of 13 responsible for bringing in annual income of circa £80m. Prior to joining the BHF, she worked as a solicitor in Private Practice specialising in Trusts and Tax.
Spencer is Head of Legacy Administration and Stewardship at Battersea Dogs and Cats Home. He is a Solicitor from a private client background who worked in Hampshire and Sussex, before joining Battersea in 2008. He heads a team of 4 at Battersea and leads on Contentious matters and complex Estates.