Fern has been the UK Coordinator for global alternative investment industry charity Help For Children for 10 years, raising money to combat child abuse and fund programmes that help those who have already been affected. In this role Fern is responsible for driving the organisation's mission forward through event fundraising, forging new partnerships, and implementing innovative strategies to raise awareness and donations for HFC’s UK grantees. She also sits on the HFC (UK) Grantees Committee. Before joining HFC, Fern worked internationally, including in Canada, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Ukraine. Her roles ranged from delivering complex corporate hospitality programmes across multiple Olympic, Winter and Paralympic Games, to supporting the Hong Kong Investment Analyst Society, and working with the UK government on commercial farming projects in Europe. Fern’s experience in the non-profit sector, coupled with her expertise in international event management, and an extensive network across the alternative investment sector, positions her as a key influencer in the realm of charitable work.