Fiona O’Donoghue has joined The Reading Agency today (9th November) as the charity’s commercial and business director.
As a member of the senior management team, O'Donoghue will lead the charity’s financial, commercial and operational functions, including strategic financial planning and securing investment.
O'Donoghue comes to The Reading Agency from Bauer Media where, as head of finance, she managed the financials of the London Lifestyle magazine division. Prior to that role she spent six years at BBC Worldwide, most recently as head of commercial finance, consumer digital.
O’Donoghue said: “I am so pleased to join The Reading Agency at such an exciting time, when there is a huge opportunity to be part of the charity’s development and future success. I feel a strong connection with The Reading Agency’s aims and look forward to supporting them to drive growth and investment, so that they can support more people and further promote the positive impact that reading can have on a person’s life.”
Sue Wilkinson, c.e.o. at The Reading Agency, added: “I am delighted to welcome Fiona as our new Commercial and Business Director. Her excellent track record in driving businesses forward makes her the perfect person to take on this role at The Reading Agency, at a time when we are looking to expand our reach, develop our delivery models and start even more people on their reading journey.”