Marc Nykolyszyn is a professional fundraiser, political campaigner, and passionate advocate for non-profits ability to tackle the world's big issues.
Marc currently manages fundraising in the UK for Oceana, the world’s largest international organization focused solely on protecting and restoring the world’s oceans. Previously based in New York City, Marc has also managed fundraising for 'The Boys' Club of New York' providing educational programs for boys from disadvantaged backgrounds and the 'Kaufman Music Center' providing scholarships for students to access music education.
A member of the Conservative Party, Marc has always believed in the power of the individual to shape their own destiny but also to contribute to their community and support those who are most vulnerable.
Seeing first-hand the impact grassroots organisations can have with limited staff and resources enforces Marc's strong conviction that they have a larger role to play.
"It is only by having expertise on the ground that you can truly understand the problems the world faces. We will always need strong advocates in Westminster but it is the NGO community that are creating real solutions for real problems"