Jane Pickering joined the Trust as Chief Operating Officer in September 2020. She has more than 20 years’ experience in UK charity operations. Prior to joining the Trust she was Operations Director for LucidCatalyst, an international consultancy working on at-scale solutions to climate change. She previously worked at Intermediate, a charity set up by Jonathan Powell, the lead negotiator for the UK Government for the Good Friday agreement, which provides advice and support to leadership in international civil conflict; and Reprieve, which supports victims of extreme human rights abuses with a combination of public pressure and legal action.
She has a BA in Philosophy and Politics from the University of Manchester.