Gary Forster joined Publish What You Fund, the global campaign for aid and development transparency, in July 2018. With a background in public health and logistics he was previously the chief executive of the INGO Transaid for six years. Before that he had spent a further five years working for the organisations as a project manager in the field, including long term assignments in Northern Nigeria and Zambia. Gary is currently the chair-elect of Charity Finance Group, a sector body with more than 1,400 charities in membership, collectively managing over £22 billion which represents almost one third of the sector's income. Prior to working in international development Gary worked in logistics for Procter and Gamble.