Ella Vine

Chief Operating Officer
Global Kidney Foundation

Ella Vine is a certified Naturopath and three-time Polish chess champion. For over 10 years she managed and led small and large health & social care charities in the UK, working as a CEO, Project Manager, Fundraising Manager, Chair of the Board and trustee. She has wide knowledge and experience working for patient organisations and healthcare services. She managed as CEO a national fibromyalgia charity FibroAction UK, managed fundraising projects for Self Management UK, a health service delivery social enterprise, for Wavelength, a social care charity, and Greenwich & Bexley Hospice. She also managed projects and a social enterprise for Bristol Community Transport. In 2011 she was chosen as one of top fundraisers in the UK by Civil Society and the ‘’Fundraising’’ Magazine, when she raised £1.2 million for a local hospice. She was a Board member of the Trading Standards Institute in the UK.