Geoff Cordell, MPhil


Geoff has 25 years' experience as a development manager and practitioner. He has served as the Executive Director of a UK child rights NGO and as CEO of a start-up NGO in London, as a Country Director in Bangladesh, India, Israel/ Palestine, Sri Lanka, South Sudan and Uganda, and as a Desk Officer for Afghanistan and Pakistan.


His primary responsibilities have included managing the overall operations and resources of the NGOs, acting as the main point of communication between the board of directors and operations, being the public face of the organisation, defining and managing a timely, pertinent, effective, and efficient response to the development and humanitarian needs of the country, organisational change, restructuring and positioning for leverage and opportunity.