Martin Edwards has been chief executive of Julia’s House, the Dorset & Wiltshire children’s hospice, since 2005. Julia’s House is a past winner of the Charity Awards Healthcare category, and has ranked in Best Companies’ Top 100 Places to Work for 15 years running.
Martin is Vice Chair of the McCarthy Stone Foundation supporting older people and has been a trustee of a youth skills charity. He has been a fundraising director of national charities and a volunteer fundraiser for overseas aid and for his local youth club. He has an Honorary Doctorate in Business Administration from Bournemouth University and a Masters in Law from Oxford University.