Our team of principals offer an out-of-the-ordinary range of experience and skills, great professional judgment, plus an unflinching commitment to work with clients to realise their public interest and social responsibility goals.
They are backed up by a dedicated staff and a powerful network of professionals, researchers and experts.
Georgia Lee – Project Manager, Web and Social Media – Georgia is an English Literature graduate of University College London and has worked on web production across a number of development sites. She has a special interest in web and tech in the African context.
Natalie Hall – Finance and admin executive – Natalie, an Environmental Biology Graduate from the University of Reading has recently spent time working in Central America for an overseas development organisation managing the logistical and administrative aspects of the field camp. This in-country work involved supervision of the project finances and resources. She also helps to run Operation Noah, a Faith based Charity working towards the global campaign against climate change.
Ai‘s Panel of Experts
Professor Kunibert Raffer – is Associate Professor at the Department of Economics of the University of Vienna and Senior Associate of the New Economics Foundation. He was a consultant to the UN Industrial Development Organization, the UNDP, the G-24, Visiting Fellow at the Institute of Development Studies, Sussex, and Honorary Research Fellow of the Department of Commerce, University of Birmingham.
Professor Anthony Costello is Professor of International Child Health and head of the Centre for International Health and Development at the UCL Institute of Child Health, and Director of the UCL Institute for Global Health. He has expertise in maternal and child health epidemiology and programmes in developing countries, and has contributed papers on health economics, health systems, child development, nutrition and infectious disease.
Robby Kilgore – Creative Director at Nuance. Creator of conversational interfaces for technology leaders such as Ford, Delta, Verizon, General Magic, BMW, Schwab, Dell and Microsoft, Creative Director of the Social Interface Group. Grammy Award winning composer and producer performing live and on numerous records with such household names as Steve Winwood, Mick Jagger, James Taylor, Eric Clapton and Cyndi Lauper.
Arlene Weltman – Founding member of Consumer Action Now (CAN). Vice President at Cinema 5Ltd, Vice President at the National Basketball Association (NBA). Appointed Sports Commissioner of the City of New York. Executive Director and Board Member of The Afterschool All-Stars, founded by Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Richard Murphy - is a founder of the Tax Justice Network and director of Tax Research LLP which undertakes work on taxation policy for a wide range of clients including governments, government agencies, commercial organisations, aid agencies and pressure groups in the UK and abroad. He is a visiting fellow at the Centre for Global Political Economy at the University of Sussex and an External Research Fellow at the Tax Research Institute, University of Nottingham. He was included in Accountancy Age’s “Financial Power List for 2006” as one of the 50 most influential names to look out for in that and subsequent years.