In 1988 he was a co-founder of the Charity Finance Directors’ Group – an organisation promoting excellence in financial management for charities. He is the author of “The Governance and Management of Charities” and a judge of the national Charity Awards. First Chief Executive of the Charity Commission announced 17 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 25 June 2004 | News Tagged with: Giving/Philanthropy Recruitment / people Andrew Hind, chief operating officer of the BBC World Service, will become the Charity Commission’s first chief executive.Andrew Hind will work with Chair, Geraldine Peacock, and the senior management team to develop the Commission’s enabling rolein light of the new Charities Bill for England and Wales.He was a senior executive with ActionAid and Barnardo’s before moving to the BBC in 1995. He has also served as a trustee of several major charities, including VSO, the UK committee for UNICEF, the Diana Princess of Wales Memorial Fund and a number of small charities in his local community in north London. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.