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Oxfam spokespeople

Oxfam spokespeople are available for interview on a wide range of subjects. To arrange interviews on ISDN, Globelynx, Skype or in person, please contact the media unit.

Mark Goldring

is Oxfam's Chief Executive. He was Oxfam's country director in Bangladesh in the early 1990s before holding senior positions in DFID and UNDP. He has also served as chief executive of the UK's leading disability charity, Mencap, and Voluntary Service Overseas.

Penny Lawrence

is Oxfam's Deputy Chief Executive with specific responsibility for People and Change in Oxfam. She has more than 30 years experience in development and was previously Oxfam's programmes director overseeing programme teams in 60 countries.

Jane Cocking

is Oxfam's Humanitarian Director. She has extensive experience of responding to humanitarian crises in Somalia, Ethiopia, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Eastern Europe and the Middle East among others.

Tim Hunter

is Oxfam's Fundraising Director. He leads a team mobilising £100 million a year to support Oxfam's goals. He previously headed UNICEF's global fundraising team operating in more than 50 countries.

Françoise Vanni

is Campaigns, Policy and Influencing director for Oxfam. She oversees its campaigns and influencing work focussing on issues such as inequality, food, climate change and the rights of those affected by crisis. She has 18 years of experience in development issues.
Languages: English, French, Spanish

Laurie Adams

is Oxfam's Women's Rights Director, providing strategic oversight and leadership to realise Oxfam's ambition to advance women's rights in all of our work. Laurie has managed Oxfam's work in all three of our Africa regions, most recently as Southern Africa Director.

Nick Bryer

is Oxfam's head of UK Policy, Programmes and Campaigns. He works on campaigns on tax avoidance, economic inequality and climate change, as well as overseeing Oxfam's work on poverty within the UK. He previously worked in Oxfam's fundraising division, running events like Oxjam.

Sally Copley

is acting Head of Global Policy and Campaigns, with oversight of Oxfam's global campaigns on tax avoidance, economic inequality, climate change and rights in crisis. She has previously worked for Save the Children, Shelter and the YWCA. Her first ever job was at an Oxfam shop. She will return to her role as Head of UK Policy and Campaigns in October 2015.

Kirsty Davies-Warner

Kirsty Davies-Warner

is Head of Oxfam Cymru. She was previously Deputy Director at one of Wales' leading think tanks, the Institute of Welsh Affairs. As well as having been a local councillor in Cardiff since 2008, Kirsty has served as a Cabinet member for Health Social Care and Wellbeing. At Oxfam Cymru, Kirsty shapes and leads an integrated programme challenging poverty in Wales.

Jamie Livingstone

is Head of Oxfam Scotland. He is a former print and broadcast journalist and was most recently Political Correspondent for STV News. He joined Oxfam in 2011 as Campaigns and Communications Manager.