Sense International appoints new Chief Executive
1 August 2018
Sense International has appointed Richard Kramer as its new Chief Executive Officer. Kramer replaces Gillian Morbey OBE, who has been leading the both Sense Intenational and Sense since 2010.
Kramer joined Sense in 2013 as Deputy Chief Executive and has been responsible for the oversight of operational services, fundraising, quality, and business development functions, as well as policy and communications.
Richard Kramer, Sense and Sense International Chief Executive, said:
“I am immensely proud and humbled to be appointed CEO. Over the last five years I have been touched by the incredible work of Sense and Sense International. The work is vitally important and we will continue to strive to bring positive change for the people we support and their families.”
Dr Justin Molloy, Sense Chair of Trustees, said:
“We’re delighted to appoint Richard as the new Chief Executive. He brings a wealth of sector experience, and a fantastic understanding of Sense and the people they support.
Richard will be an outstanding leader and his knowledge, passion for the cause and vision for Sense and Sense International will help support more people with complex disabilities and deafblindness.”
Morbey will retain her links at Sense in the position of Social Enterprise Advisor, supporting the charity to oversee the next phase of TouchBase Pears, an innovative new centre based in Selly Oak, Birmingham.
Group Director of Finance and Resources, Kris Murali, replaces Kramer as Deputy CEO.
First published: Tuesday 18 June 2013
Last updated: Wednesday 4 April 2018