Sue Wicks

Head of Investments, Comic Relief


Sue is Head of Investments at Comic Relief, with responsibility for the organisation’s global grant making and grant management. Leading a team of 30, Sue has oversight of a portfolio which includes all government partnerships, funder alliances and investments made with unrestricted funding. 

Since joining Comic Relief in 2009 and prior to this role, Sue was Strategic Lead – Sport for Change (SFC) with responsibility for the global SFC strategy. Sue sat on the leadership group for both the UK and International Sport for Development Coalitions and the Advisory Board for Beyond Sport. 

Previously, Sue worked at the Big Lottery Fund, managing the £500m UK wide programme and as Head of Programmes at v – the youth volunteering charity, working with young people to develop and launch the small grants programme.

She is a Trustee at Women in Sport.

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