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Liz McKean

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Ruth Ogier

Head of International Programmes

Seb Ordonez Munoz

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Sabrina Espeleta

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Jackie Simpkins

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Owen Espley

Senior Campaigns Officer (Economic Justice)

Ryvka Barnard

Senior Campaigns Officer (Militarism and Security)

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Sam Harris

Interim Director of Income and Engagement

Holly Blaxill

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Tim Chuah

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Natalia Guidorzi

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Gayatri Dev

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Marcin Matuszek

Senior Officer (Data & Insight)

Fundraising Officer - Individuals

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Akila Lingham 

Interim Finance and Operations Director

David Rudkin

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Hilary Foote

Finance Officer

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