Come and join the VC, James Tooley, in conversation with Jason Suckley, CEO of Make a Wish Foundation UK, by the fire in Ondaatje Hall.
Jason is the Chief Executive of the Make-A-Wish Charity. Prior to that, he held a number of senior roles within the charity sector including Macmillan Cancer Support, Sue Ryder and Scope. In addition to his background in charities, Jason spent 10 years leading international marketing functions for various businesses within British Petroleum (BP).
The Make-A-Wish Charity is internationally known for granting wishes to children with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions. Currently, there are around round 63,000 children in the UK who are eligible for a wish. The Make-A-Wish Foundation’s mission is ‘to change the lives of as many seriously ill children as possible, as much as possible’, this is something Jason and his team are committed to doing every day.
Jason is married with two children and lives in Buckinghamshire.