Pippa joined Christian Aid in 2015. She has more than 25 years of global human resources (HR) experience, including significant periods spent working outside the UK. She held senior HR roles at Cadbury Schweppes, was Global HR Director at the British Council and is now Group HR Director of the Bakkavor Group.
Pippa's first direct experience of development work was as a volunteer for the UK charity Interserve in northern India in the early 1980s. She is also a Trustee of the Cardinal Hume Centre, which serves the homeless in Westminster, and a Trustee and member of the Audit Committee of Whitehall and Industry Group, a charity focused on building partnership across public, private and non-profit sectors.
Pippa holds a BA (Hons) in Psychology from University of Durham.