Jeremy Hobbs

Executive Director, Oxfam International

Jeremy Hobbs has been Executive Director of Oxfam International since October 2001, joining from Oxfam Australia where he had been Executive Director since 1996. Jeremy represents Oxfam at fora such as the UN, the WTO and the G8, and also with political and corporate and NGO leaders, while internally he leads the development of Oxfam’s international strategic plan that governs the confederation’s work across its campaign, program and emergency agenda. Jeremy is active in promoting NGO accountability and chairs the Board of the International NGO Accountability Charter, as well as the Board of the Berlin Civil Society Centre and had previously served for some years on the UN Global Compact Advisory Council.