Who we are Our team Board members Paul Thompson, Director Paul is from Bangor in Northern Ireland and was educated at the University of St Andrews. He has worked in the charity sector, first at Cancer Research UK and more recently at Marie Curie for almost fifteen years. During this time he has held a number of positions in business planning, brand management, charity retail and policy. However, for much of his career he has worked within fundraising, where he gained extensive experience, particularly in community fundraising. Paul's current role is Head of Regional Fundraising for Marie Curie in Scotland and Northern Ireland. Paul joined our Board in March 2015.