About us

Trustees & Advisors

Tim Finch


Tim Finch is a writer and campaigner and has worked in the refugee and migration field for more than fifteen years.

Reem Charif


Reem Charif obtained a degree in Architecture from the Architectural Association, School of Architecture (AA dip RIBA II), after which she completed an Msc in Development Studies

Naima Khan


Naima Khan is a campaigner, content creator and arts journalist.

Donna Covey CBE


Donna spent her early career in the trades union movement, where she specialised in equality and diversity work.

Alice Sachrajda


Alice is a freelance researcher specialising in qualitative and participatory research methods.

Tim Catherall


Tim is Director of Finance and Operations at The Institute of Development Studies – a Research and Learning Institute based in Brighton.

Malú Ansaldo


Malú Ansaldo is an international programmer and producer, currently working as Head of Performing Arts at London’s iconic Roundhouse.

Stella Barnes

Young People

A theatre maker, arts facilitator and trainer with over 30 years experience in Participatory Arts and Theatre in Education in London.

Sean Carney


Sean Carney is President of Na Makani Eha, a private company that assists with the management of family wealth and philanthropy.

Ellen Schneider

Impact & Evaluation

Ellen Schneider has been a leader in social justice media strategies for over 30 years.

Antonia Benfield


Antonia Benfield is a barrister specialising in immigration, asylum, public law and human rights.  She works at Doughty Street Chambers which is a specialist barristers’ chambers focusing on human rights and civil liberties.