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Heifer International Appoints Marcia Rasmussen as Chief Financial Officer

Heifer International Appoints Marcia Rasmussen as Chief Financial Officer

Heifer International today announces the appointment of Marcia Rasmussen as its new Chief Financial Officer. Rasmussen was appointed from a diverse pool of candidates following a rigorous global recruitment process and replaces Bob Bloom, who retired in October 2021.

Meet the Leaders: In conversation with Michelle Carlson

Meet the Leaders: In conversation with Michelle Carlson

Michelle Carlson is the US Director of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention at Movember and has an incredible 20 years of experience in the mental health sector. After joining Movember a couple of months ago, we sat down with Michelle to discuss her ambition at the organisation, the mental health challenges exacerbated by the pandemic and the importance of driving recruitment efforts around our wellbeing.

Meet the Leaders: In Conversation with Amanda Mukwashi

Meet the Leaders: In Conversation with Amanda Mukwashi

Amanda Khozi Mukwashi has worked at the forefront of the charity and development sector for more than 25 years. We sat down with her to discuss her work with Christian Aid, challenges posed by the pandemic, actions to fight injustice, and hope for the future.

Women Deliver welcomes incoming Chair and Board Members

Women Deliver welcomes incoming Chair and Board Members

Incoming Chair Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, alongside five inspiring gender equality leaders, brings new perspectives and expertise to Women Deliver Board of Directors

Sarah Roberts has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Practical Action

Sarah Roberts has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Practical Action

She was appointed unanimously by the board of trustees, took over the role on September 1 and will be the first woman to lead the organisation since its inception. Sarah succeeds Paul Smith Lomas and will lead more than 600 staff working with thousands of the world’s most vulnerable communities in South Asia, Africa and Latin America.

Staffordshire University is delighted to announce that Professor Martin Jones has been appointed as its next Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive

Staffordshire University is delighted to announce that Professor Martin Jones has been appointed as its next Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive

Professor Jones, who currently holds the position of Deputy Vice-Chancellor at the University, will take up the post on January 1, 2022 following the retirement of Professor Liz Barnes CBE DL.

Cuso International Announces the Appointment of Nicolas Moyer as its new CEO

Cuso International Announces the Appointment of Nicolas Moyer as its new CEO

Cuso International, one of Canada’s longest serving international development organizations, today announced the appointment of Nicolas Moyer as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective October 1st, 2021.

Andrew Mackintosh appointed as new Chair of UK Innovation and Science Seed Fund Advisory Board

Andrew Mackintosh appointed as new Chair of UK Innovation and Science Seed Fund Advisory Board

The UK Innovation and Science Seed Fund (UKI2S) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Andrew Mackintosh as the new Chair of its Advisory Board. UKI2S enables and accelerates the commercial success of innovative companies from the UK’s publicly funded research base ranging from nuclear fusion to agrifoods and from synthetic biology to AI and space technologies.

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