Sufina works in corporate strategy at the City of London Corporation, where she steers the design and development of ambitious corporate strategies relating to society, the economy and digital and physical environments, in support of the City Corporation’s Corporate Plan for 2018-23. The role requires Sufina to work across multiple sectors and geographical areas, with a wide range of stakeholders. Prior to this role, Sufina worked for the Big Lottery Fund and City Bridge Trust, in strategy, policy and stakeholder relations roles. During her year at City Bridge Trust, Sufina developed their ambitious new funding strategy for 2018-23 – Bridging Divides. Whilst at the Fund, she supported the design and delivery of over £150m of National Lottery funding, including their Women and Girls Initiative.Sufina has also held a variety of service delivery and business development roles within not-for-profits, charities and housing associations in London and Sheffield. She worked mainly with adults with learning disabilities and associated conditions and older people.Sufina also volunteers with the Institute of Fundraising, as the Chair of their Expert Panel on Equality, Diversity and Inclusion – a Panel committed to advising and supporting the Institute to design and deliver a strategy for an equal, diverse and inclusive fundraising profession.