CEO Appointment

19th June 2018
We are delighted to announce that Sarah Misra has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of Befriend a Child.  
Sarah has over 20 years experience in the voluntary sector and has held a number of senior fundraising positions in UK charities. 
Commenting on her appointment Sarah said she was delighted to be joining the charity at such an exciting time: 
“Befriend a Child has made a difference to the lives of thousands of children across Aberdeen City and Shire. It is a privilege to have been given this opportunity and I’m looking forward to working with staff, Trustees, volunteers and supporters to continue to make such a positive impact to children’s lives.”
Len Ironside, Chairman of Befriend a Child, has warmly welcomed the appointment of Mrs Misra “ Sarah comes with a wealth of experience and her background in the third sector, as well as strong leadership and management skills, make her exceptionally well qualified to take on this vital role.”
For more information please contact Tuuli Ranta at or 01224 210060.