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Tim Wainwright, Chief Executive

Tim joined WaterAid UK in May 2017, having previously led ADD International, an organisation working with the global disability movement. Tim has worked for Oxfam and VSO (Voluntary Service Overseas), in roles based in Bangkok and Beijing. Tim was also formerly the Chair of , the consortium of UK international development agencies.

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Sol Oyuela, Director of Policy and Campaigns

Sol leads our global policy, advocacy and campaigns work, to ensure that everyone, everywhere has access to clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene. Sol previously worked for Unicef UK and Christian Aid. 

Marcus Missen, Director of Communications and Fundraising, WaterAid
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Marcus Missen, Director of Communications and Fundraising

Marcus leads our Communications and Fundraising department, which aims to engage individual supporters, corporates and decision-makers in our work transforming lives with clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene. He has previously worked at NSPCC and Everychild.

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Henry Northover, Global Head of Policy

Henry leads WaterAid’s Global Policy team and specialises in governance issues. He has worked on international development policy issues for 20 years. Having started his career as a television researcher, Henry has also worked in the NGO sector and in government.

Jonathan Farr, Senior Policy Analyst on Climate Change and Water Security
Jonathan Farr

Jonathan Farr, Senior Policy Analyst

Jonathan leads our work on climate change and water security. Before working at WaterAid, Jonathan was First Secretary for Climate Change at the British Embassy in Beijing, working on China’s carbon market, international deforestation and climate legislation.

Lisa Greenlee, Strategic Partnerships Director, WaterAid UK
Lisa Greenlee

Lisa Greenlee, Strategic Partnerships Director

Lisa oversees WaterAid’s partnerships with the private and philanthropy sectors, including our work with H&M, HSBC and Andrex. Lisa previously led PwC’s corporate social responsibility work.