Rosie Oglesby was appointed as the National Director of Feeding Britain in November 2016.

Prior to joining Feeding Britain, Rosie worked for 13 years in international development and humanitarian response, including working with a local NGO Green Hill in Bangladesh, the Humanitarian Futures Programme, ActionAid International and Unicef UK. At ActionAid she worked in the international emergencies team and was deployed to Jordan and Lebanon to establish ActionAid’s emergency programme to support Syrian refugees, and to the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan.

Through her career, Rosie has focused on improving accountability to and participation of local communities in development programmes. She also has a particular interest in the role of the private sector, and recently worked with Business in the Community managing a programme to encourage businesses to support international disaster relief.