Head of Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Find (FCDO)
Edward is a development practitioner and professional and has studied at the Universities of Newcastle; York; King’s College, University of London and the UCL Institute of Education. He has also taught on programmes at the London School of Economics and UCL Institute of Education. After working in UK education and local government, Edward worked in development in Abu Dhabi, Afghanistan, Montserrat, Sierra Leone and Pakistan for NGOs, and since 2012 with DFID/FCDO. He was seconded into the Global Partnership for Education at the World Bank in Washington DC before joining the British Embassy in Kabul and now the UK Afghanistan Task Force leading team on economic stability, basic services and governance.