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The Prospect Development Company

The Prospect Development Company was established in 2016 to partner with charities and other non-profit organisations to support their immediate and on-going prospect development needs, offering a professional and personal approach.

We work with a broad range of organisations from small not-for-profits through to large national charities, supporting a range of causes including health, animals, environment, private education, international development, and children and youth.

Suzie Stephens - Founding Director
Suzie has been working in Prospect Development for over a decade and brings a wealth of experience and knowledge of the profession, working in both non-profit and consultancy environments.

Suzie was Prospect Development Manager at Save the Children UK (2010-2020), leading its Prospect Development Team with responsibility for all aspects of prospect research, pipeline management and due diligence. Previously, Suzie was Deputy Head of Research at boutique consultancy Fundraising Research & Consultancy (FR&C) (2007-2010).

Suzie is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Fundraising and until recently was a Committee Member for the Researchers in Fundraising (RiF) Special Interest Group (2016-2020). She has spoken at national and international conferences including RIF and Association of Professional Researchers for Advancement (APRA), on the topics of prospect research, pipeline management and donation acceptance. She is an active member of the prospect research community in the UK. She led a team to win the RIF Award for Prospect Analytics in 2014.

She lives in rural Sussex with her husband and two young daughters.

If you'd like to chat about how The Prospect Development Company could help, please get in touch or 07879 559431