Declan Hunt

Executive Director of Technology

Declan is passionate about using digital and technology to make a difference in the lives of people living with cancer.

Declan's strategy

Digital is making such a difference to our everyday lives. Declan’s team are undertaking the digital transformation for Macmillan which is changing how we support people living with cancer, plus integrating our online and offline services to improve and transform the experiences people have with Macmillan.

Declan is the first Director of Technology to become a member of the Macmillan Executive Board. Having a voice at the top table will ensure technology and digital feature heavily in Macmillan’s future services and fundraising propositions.

Career and credentials

Declan joined Macmillan in 2015, having spent his career in a variety of organisations including consulting, financial services, security, logistics and retail.

The non-work stuff

Declan lives in Surrey with his wife, two daughters and two rescue pets – Len the cat and Dennis the dog. Declan is keen on all sports and enjoys playing golf with his daughters.

He has completed Sober October, ridden the Ride London 100 event for Macmillan and has successfully done the Longest Day Golf Challenge again. Declan is planning his next big challenge for Macmillan.