Introducing BTA’s new Director of Consultancy – Andrew Muirhead
Bruce Tait Associates is delighted to announce the appointment of Andrew Muirhead as our new Director of Consultancy. Andrew joins our Senior Team of Bruce Tait, Abeer Macintyre and Gavin Davey, with a specific remit to further develop and expand our high quality consulting services tailored to the needs of Charities,Non-Profits and Social Enterprises.
Andrew draws on a 25 year career in the social sector, as Chief Executive of Lloyd’s TSB Foundation (now Corra Foundation) he pioneered many initiatives which supported capacity development in charities and social enterprises. Andrew went on to establish Inspiring Scotland, a world renowned venture philanthropy organisation which he led as Founding CEO. Since 2014 Andrew has been part of a global team supporting the growth of philanthropy initially in Asia and more recently Africa and Central Europe.
In joining the team, Andrew said; “ I am hugely excited by the opportunity to join the superb team BTA. From primarily a funding background I am acutely aware of just how important it is for charitable organisations to have access to high quality, and affordable consulting services if they are to maximise their ability to address crucial social challenges. In five years working internationally I have gained further valuable insights which I hope to bring to my new role. The UK Voluntary Sector has a very high international reputation, I look forward to working with the many talented staff, volunteers and trustees who combine to deliver such important work”
Founded by Bruce Tait in 2007, BTA is a Strategic Development Consultancy and the leading provider of expert support for Scottish charities. From Dumfries to Dingwall, we work with around 30 charities all over Scotland at any one time. Through our team of around 25 experts consultants and Associates, we help build databases, research donors, apply to trusts, write communications strategies and develop fundraising plans – a real “one-stop, shop” for charities and non-profits. Our recruitment arm BTA Recruitment is also the leading recruiter of staff for Scottish charities and we have sister companies in England, Ireland and Canada.
BTA’s Joint Chief Executive, Abeer Macintyre added:
“We’re delighted to welcome Andrew to the BTA team and I’m sure his experience and guidance will be invaluable to our charity clients. BTA was created as a Strategic Consultancy for the non-profit sector and we have grown substantially in the last 4 years to become the biggest provider of expert support for Scotland’s charities. Andrew’s appointment brings considerable, global experience to our team and we are sure his skills and support will be very useful to our clients.
To contact Andrew call him on 01786 454224 or email [email protected]