Kristiana Wrixon

Kristiana is head of policy at the charity leaders’ network ACEVO. Prior to that she was policy and services manager at personal safety charity Suzy Lamplugh Trust. At the Trust Kristiana managed the National Stalking Helpline and was involved in the successful campaign for a new stalking law in England and Wales. Kristiana is chair of a community group that works to improve her local park and has previously volunteered with suicide prevention charities Samaritans and Maytree.

Gerry Boyle

Gerry Boyle is currently a town councillor in Surrey but previously spent thirty years working in consulting including as a Partner in one of the world's leading consulting firms.  He then spent several years working in international development for Oxfam and then CARE International UK, where he was senior policy adviser on women's economic empowerment.  Gerry has an MA in Law from Oxford University and an MSc in Philosophy and Public Policy from LSE.  Gerry is a Fellow of the RSA.

Seun Onasanya

Seun Onasanya is an associate in the Banking and Finance group at Clifford Chance (CC). He works within a team which advises financial institutions on structuring deals which facilitate balance sheet liquidity - with a particular focus on emerging markets. His main areas of practice are repack loans, currency and interest rate swaps and deal contingent hedging. Seun trained and qualified as a solicitor in CC’s London office, where he gained experience with the firm’s construction, project finance, private equity and Islamic finance (secondment to Dubai) practices.

Priya Lukka

Priya Lukka is an economist in international development committed to looking at the neocolonial reasons that poverty still exists in a world abundant with resources. She has worked with government policymakers, civil society organisations, social movements and international development agencies throughout the world, from a position as funder, policy advocate, advisor, programme manager and co-developer of knowledge including the UN, The Wellcome Trust and DfID.

James Jennion

James is a Specialist for the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee, where he manages inquiries into the Government’s foreign policy. Originally from Warrington, he studied at the University of Leeds before moving to London in 2018 to start working in Westminster. Besides Parliament and the Equality Trust, James founded and runs Out of London, a social equality scheme intended to get more working class non-Londoners into international relations and development.