Marketing and Communication Director
Ben moved from the UK to lead the Marketing and Communications team in May 2012.
He brings with him extensive experience of marketing in the international aid and development sector. He has held a number of senior fundraising and campaigning roles, and prior to joining Act for Peace was Head of Innovation and Change Strategy at Oxfam GB, where he spent nine years.
Ben has managed high-profile fundraising initiatives in a range of disciplines including events, community, digital, corporate, direct marketing, and institutional fundraising and he has worked on campaigns tackling poverty, trade justice, arms control and climate change.
Before switching to international development, Ben worked in a number of commercial marketing roles for companies including Procter & Gamble.
He has been lucky enough to visit development programs in Tanzania, Namibia, Nepal and Sierra Leone and feels privileged to be part of a network of committed people making a lasting difference through Act for Peace.