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New Chair of Trustees appointed at Helen Bamber Foundation

New Chair of Trustees appointed at Helen Bamber Foundation

Charlotte Seymour-Smith has been appointed the new Chair of Trustees at the Helen Bamber Foundation. A former senior civil servant, Charlotte is an experienced board member and public appointee with a strong track record in making an effective contribution [...]

Harriet Lamb appointed CEO of International Alert

Harriet Lamb appointed CEO of International Alert

Peacebuilding NGO, International Alert has announced the appointment of Harriet Lamb as its new chief executive officer. Lamb will take up the post on 16 November. Lamb is currently the chief executive of Fairtrade International, based in Bonn, having previously [...]

ActionAid appoints new chief executive

ActionAid appoints new chief executive

he anti-poverty charity ActionAid UK has announced that Girish Menon will join the organisation as its new chief executive. Menon will take up the role in September and will replace the current, interim chief executive David Alexander who has been in charge [...]

HelpAge announces new Chair of the Board of Trustees

HelpAge announces new Chair of the Board of Trustees

Arun Maira, 71, former member of the Planning Commission of India, is taking over as the next Chair of the Board of Trustees of HelpAge International. Arun Maira has held leadership positions across the private as well as the public sectors, working with the [...]

Dr Caesar Mwangi appointed Chief Executive of SunnyMoney

Dr Caesar Mwangi appointed Chief Executive of SunnyMoney

Caesar is the new CEO of SunnyMoney, the largest distributor of Solar Lanterns in Africa. He previously worked as the Africa Regional Director for the Global Village Energy Partnership (GVEP-International) which promotes access to renewable energy in Africa and also as the Managing Director of Sasini Ltd, [...]

New National Director of World Vision India announced

New National Director of World Vision India announced

World Vision India has announced the appointment of Cherian Thomas as the new National Director. Cherian comes with rich experience of over 28 years in industry, banking, financial services and development spanning various functional areas such as project development and advisory services, project and trade [...]

Tim Pilkington appointed Chief Executive of World Vision UK

Tim Pilkington appointed Chief Executive of World Vision UK

International children’s charity World Vision UK has today named Tim Pilkington as its new Chief Executive. Mr Pilkington, who has served as Acting Chief Executive since January, will oversee the charity’s work in [...]

Unicef UK appoints Deputy Executive Director, Communications, Advocacy and Programmes

Unicef UK appoints Deputy Executive Director, Communications, Advocacy and Programmes

Lily Caprani has been appointed Deputy Executive Director, Communications, Advocacy and Programmes at Unicef UK. Lily, who takes up the post in June, will play a key role in leading the organisation as part of [...]

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