This week’s #itsamatterofcomms vlog focuses on all things funding and features Hannah Forbes, founder of The Funding Crowd, a crowdfunding consultancy.
Forbes has worked on over 50 campaigns internationally on the world’s top crowdfunding sites including Kickstarter, Crowdcube, Crowdfunder UK and Indiegogo, and has maintained a 100% success rate across all platforms.
In 2020, she was included in the Innovate Finance Women in FinTech Powerlist.
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Gihan A.M. Hyde, CEO & founder of Communique, a corporate communication social enterprise start-up specialising in clarifying and amplifying a company’s purpose, its environmental, social and governance (ESG) structure and building communication departments for start-ups and scale-ups within the fintech world.
She founded the company to enable the creative and ambitious talents from underrepresented communities and underdeveloped countries to showcase their work and get the exposure they deserve while helping her grow her client’s businesses through communications.
Prior to founding “Communique” she led some of the largest change projects and communication departments including Barclays IA, HSBC AMG, M&S HR, Philip Morris, Riyadh Metro Project, Department for International Trade. Her work impacted more than 150,000 employees and closed $300m worth of sales deals.