Chief Information Officer (CIO)

I have 20 years’ experience in senior technology roles, having lead teams internationally for organisations with up to 3,000 employees, 40,000 volunteers, operating globally with revenue up to $1B. This experience cuts across numerous and varied sectors, technical domains, cultures and geographical regions, worldwide - including Defence, Construction & Engineering, Government Services, Expeditionary Infrastructure, Aviation Solutions, IT & Communications, dispersed Contingency Operations, Equipment and Systems, Worldwide Power Generation, Global Disaster Relief, Global Logistics, Direct Marketing (multi-vertical), Not-for-Profit Maritime Search and Rescue and Human Rights.

I understand the value and interconnectedness of data, digital, people and IT to deliver tangible outcomes, and I understand how to link these to an organisation’s strategic objectives to drive performance - enabling and multiplying capability to create competitive advantage. I held my first £Multi-Million IT leadership role at an early age, by 31 I had achieved an MBA with Distinction. I am a British Computer Society-Chartered IT Professional (and also Chartered IT Professional Assessor on behalf of the BCS), certified Project Management Professional and certified Enterprise Architect.

Current Role

  • Company Name: Amnesty International
  • Job Title: Chief Information Officer (CIO)
  • Start Date: February 2022
  • Company Industry: Non-profit Organization Management
  • Location: United Kingdom

Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 7 million people who campaign for a world where human rights are enjoyed by all. 

Our vision is for every person to enjoy all the rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights standards. We are independent of any government, political ideology, economic interest or religion, and are funded mainly by our membership and public donations.

After more than 50 years of groundbreaking achievements, Amnesty International is now embarking on a major process of evolution, to adapt to the dramatic changes in the world we operate in, and to increase the impact of our human rights work.


Previous Company:

  • Company Name: RNLI
  • Job Title: Head of Digital and Technology Futures
  • Start Date: August 2020