Crowdfunder appoints operations director


Dawn Bébe has been appointed as communications and operations director of Crowdfunder.

Bébe has worked in various roles at Crowdfunder for over ten years since starting the platform in Cornwall with fellow founders Rob Love, CEO and Simon Deverell, CCO.

Bébe brings huge experience to the role having been MD for Hachette/EMAP, one of the UK’s biggest women’s media portfolios, launch director of Grazia UK and a board director of Crowdfunder since inception.

She will chair the executive leadership group at Crowdfunder, providing a link between the chair and operations of the business. Alongside day to day operations, Bébe will also continue to manage stakeholder communications and contribute to business development.

“I am really excited to take up this role as we develop our strategy to grow the brand by helping make more ideas that tackle society’s challenges happen,” she said.

“Crowdfunder has a brilliant team, supported by a brilliant crowdfunding community. I’m looking forward to seeing what more we can do to disrupt the UK fundraising market.”

CCO, Simon Deverell, added: “Dawn has been an integral part of Crowdfunder’s journey and this role enables her to help accelerate team progress while the leadership team drives the business forward.”