Ira is a skilled fundraiser with experience working in national and international organisations.

Ira studied Development Economics in Holland and is passionate about helping meaningful projects come to life. Prior to UWS, Ira worked for a national children's charity where she gained expertise in trust and foundation and government funding.

As well as leading UWS' fundraising, Ira is a mum of two small boys who keep her very busy when she is out of the office!