Marcelle Speller, OBE
Marcelle Speller, OBE, is the founder and executive chairman of Localgiving.com which provides small, local charities and community groups across the UK with an on-line fundraising platform to help them become sustainable. She is also the founder of the Localgiving Foundation, a personal foundation with a mission to enable philanthropic giving to local charities and community groups.
Marcelle has also worked for many multinational companies including American Express, Avis, Inter-Continental Hotels and spent more than 10 years in leading advertising agencies in London and Amsterdam.
Marcelle won a Spears Wealth Management Magazine award for Philanthropists of the Year in 2013 and the same year was fourth in Fundraising Magazine’s ‘Top 50 most influential in fundraising’ survey.
Marcelle appeared on Channel 4’s Secret Millionaire and continues to work and inspire philanthropic giving to small, local charities around the country and was awarded her OBE for services to charity in 2011.