Alan Fowler

Alan Fowler

Honorary Professor of African Philanthropy, Wits Business School, Johannesburg and Emeritus Professor, International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University, The Netherlands.

Alan Fowler

Alan Fowler's forty-year professional background in civil society, philanthropy, and non-profit organizations has combined practical advisory work and numerous publications and academic appointments.  He is a past-president of the International Society for Third Sector Research (ISTR) and previously a board member of Civicus, the global alliance for citizen participation.  He recently established a Chair in African Philanthropy and a new Master in Management program at the University of Witwatersrand Business School.  He holds a doctorate from the Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex.