Edward Gillespie

Head of New Partnerships, Oxfam


Ed is Head of New Partnerships for Oxfam. He is responsible for developing strategic partnerships between Oxfam and businesses which are mutually beneficially, deliver lasting social impact and support Oxfam's mission to end the injustice of poverty. Ed has led the development of a number of award-winning partnerships, including raising £1m with Waterstones for Oxfam's Syria Crisis Appeal, launching the Invisible Child campaign with the Moomins, and co-designing programmes that support communities in the global supply chains of John Lewis and Burberry. Prior to joining Oxfam in 2014, Ed spent 6 years working in publishing, where he specialised in developing partnerships with global technology companies. He also worked extensively in Asia, managing partnerships across the region.

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