Irwin Fernandes

Global chief of individual giving

Irwin is currently the Global Chief of Individual Giving at UNICEF. Prior to joining UNICEF, Irwin has held leadership roles at Indian and international civil society organisations growing their incomes, influence and impact.  

In his role at UNICEF, he is responsible for developing and delivering the global Individual Giving strategy that is rapidly transitioning to a digitally-enabled fundraising model. The emphasis is to drive sustainable long-term value for the organisation and for donors by using technology, insights and inspired storytelling to foster great supporter experiences.