Carole Wickham
Head of Fundraising and Communication

Carole joined Plan International Ireland in May 2021 bringing over 25 years’ experience in Marketing, Strategy and Communications.


Carole Wickham - Head of Fundraising and Communication

Carole Wickham

Carole started in Plan International in May 2021.

Carole has with over 25 years’ experience in Marketing, Strategy and Communications. Having previously worked in the Financial Services sector, Carole joined Concern Worldwide in 2014 and has fallen in love with the Charity Sector ever since, particularly the area of International Development.  Previously Head of Fundraising for Concern Worldwide, Sightsavers and the Irish Heart Foundation, Carole has a wealth of commercial experience to support the running of the organisation in terms of building global relationships, excellent donor and stakeholder communications as well as governance and compliance. Carole has a real passion for working with people and bringing the best out in them.

While not working, Carole spends her time with her husband and twin girls, wider family and friends.  She also loves cooking, entertaining, reading and crocheting