Chief Executive, International Development, Author, Composer
Dr Philip Goodwin is the Chief Executive of VSO, an organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries.
Philip previously spent 5 years as chief executive of Treeaid and 11 years with the British Council where he held a variety of leadership roles in Africa and South Asia. He has also worked for the Overseas Development Institute as well as being a community development volunteer based in Timbuktu, Mali and a professional musician. He is co-author with Tony Page of the leadership book "From Hippos to Gazelles: How Leaders Create Leaders".