Clare McIntosh

Clare is an experienced, visionary leader with over 25 years driving growth and change in the charity and corporate sectors.


As CEO of St Francis Leprosy Guild, she tripled income through strategic initiatives, secured greater measurable impact to beneficiaries and strengthened governance. Clare is recognized for bringing stakeholders together behind a clear vision to achieve extraordinary outcomes. She has led multi-million pound P&Ls, teams of up to 90, and complex change programs delivering impressive cost savings. She is an engaging public speaker having represented charities internationally. She brings financial acumen, strategic thinking, and inspirational leadership to every role.  She has unique expertise lies in crafting and executing strategic plans that ignite meaningful impact, bringing stakeholders together with infectious enthusiasm.  Her previous roles include British Gas, O2, and small charities including Thames Reach, Chattertots and Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice.