UK aid network Bond appoints former DFID civil servant as new chief executive

Tamsyn Barton has been appointed as the new chief executive of Bond — the membership group for more than 450 U.K. development organizations. Barton, who has previously held roles in DFID and the European Investment Bank, said Bond will continue to strengthen and solidify the voice of international development under her leadership.

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  • Sophie Edwards

    Sophie Edwards is a Reporter for Devex based in London covering global development news including global education, water and sanitation, innovative financing, the environment along with other topics. She has previously worked for NGOs, the World Bank and spent a number of years as a journalist for a regional newspaper in the U.K. She has an MA from the Institute of Development Studies and a BA from Cambridge University.