Paul Abbott Interim Head of Fundraising & Communications Paul joined Leukaemia UK in July 2021 for 12 months to cover Amy Machin’s maternity leave. He has spent most of his working life in the voluntary sector. He has 30 years’ experience in fundraising and marketing, with over ten years at Director level. During his career he has worked as Celebrities and Major Gifts Manager at the Terrence Higgins Trust, and Head of High Value Fundraising at Cancer Research UK. Paul lives in South Wales with his Partner Aaron and their two dogs, Rocky and Rascal. Paul is delighted to have joined Leukaemia UK at this exciting time. He is working hard to develop a long term income strategy, and on plans to further build Leukaemia UK’s well-recognised and respected brand.