Spotlight: Bryan Bland


Bryan Bland is an accomplished leader and specialist in engagement, communications, marketing and fundraising strategy with over twenty years’ experience in senior roles. His career has been in the commercial sector for FTSE listed companies, a blue chip national charity with income in excess of £130m and the public sector, giving him a varied insight into organisational cultures, processes, structures, ways of working and funding models.

Passionate about learning and maximising people’s talent Bryan has implemented significant strategies and complex programmes that have shaped the organisations, often addressing societal issues such as disconnection with nature, funding for conservation or policy lobbying. His commercial experience includes marketing strategy, media planning, event promotions and sales management. Outside of work he has volunteered for community projects and helped build strategic capacity in not for profit partnerships.