Pascale joined Blue Ventures as Head of Development in January 2020 and brings over 15 years of fundraising experience in the charity sector, having worked in Development and Communications across conservation and health organisations. Her experience includes leading fundraising departments, developing and implementing income generation strategies and securing funding from a range of sources spanning international, multi-million pound funding applications, to smaller income sources supporting local organisations.
In this role, she leads Blue Ventures’ fundraising and development efforts, working closely with field colleagues and partner organisations to map fundraising needs across country programmes and conservation programmes, develop proposals for funding and ensure that Blue Ventures has the resources to support the growth of its work and impact.
She was born and brought up in Kenya to a Mauritian mother and English father and her passion for wildlife and conservation started when she was very young, playing with sea cucumbers at the Kenya coast!
Pascale holds a Master of Science in Abnormal and Clinical Psychology, a BSc hons first class in Psychology and a BSc hons in Biology.