Staff And Board

OUR STAFF

Rob Owen OBE

Chief Executive

Rob Owen joined St Giles Trust in February 2007 after a career in investment banking. He joined Nomura as a graduate trainee in 1987, joining the Japanese equities desk. He moved to Schroders ...

Malcolm Walker

Assistant Chief Executive and Finance Director

Malcolm Walker has a background in accountancy being both a Certified Accountant and Chartered Secretary. He moved to the voluntary sector after having worked for private sector companies and a ...

Andy Cross

Director of Services

Andy has worked in social housing, homelessness and offender services since 1987 in the public and voluntary sectors. Over the years he has worked for Hillingdon Council, a number of Housing ...

Katy Vaughan

Head of Fundraising

Katy has worked in fundraising for over 10 years. Her experience spans a range of areas including grant fundraising, Trusts and Foundations, corporates and Major Donors. Her most recent position ...

Maria McNicholl

Development Manager

Maria has worked at St Giles Trust for many years leading service delivery in prisons. She developed the first flagship Peer Advice Project at HMP Wandsworth in 2001, training prisoners to NVQ ...

Evan Jones

Head of Community Services

Evan has worked in homelessness and offender services since the late 80s both in the statutory and voluntary sectors; he has worked for: Westminster Council, Carr Gomm, North Lambeth Day Centre, ...

Maggie Cramb

Head of Skills and Employment

Maggie has worked in the Skills and Employment arena for the past 20 years, supporting services for very disadvantaged people to move closer to and into sustainable employment. As well as five ...

Stellamaris Mohammed

Head of Human Resources

Stellamaris has worked in HR and organisation development for about 20 years, she has wealth of experience in diversity, people and organisation development and has worked in the voluntary and ...

Nicky Park

Head of Prisons

Since the age of 17, Nicky has wanted to work in prisons and make a difference to people’s lives. She is responsible for our prisons work which includes managing our contracts delivering ...

OUR BOARD

Denise Jagger

Chair

Denise was a corporate finance lawyer in the City before embarking on her in house career. She was Company Secretary and General Counsel at Asda, later part of the international retailer, Wal ...

Gary Jones

Gary joined the Board in 2008. He is currently Editor of The Express having been editor of The Sunday Mirror. He was previously at the Daily Mirror and the News of the World. In 1995, he was named ...

Julie Rice

Julie joined the board in 2013. After early work in social housing, she trained as a chartered accountant at BDO serving both high growth businesses as well as charities. Later she moved into ...

Charles Pitts Tucker

Charles Pitts-Tucker was appointed Head of Investment Banking EMEA at Nomura in September 2012. He is also Co-Head of International Investment Banking Business and plays a continuing role in the ...

Phil Wheatley C.B.

Upon graduation, Phil joined the Prison Service as a Prison Officer in 1969 and was promoted Assistant Governor in 1970. In 1986 he became Governor of Hull Prison; moving on in 1990 to a variety ...

Alfy Hayson

Qualified with a Law Degree & Masters and an array of vocational and academic qualifications. Alfy is now an experienced Prince 2 Practioner working as ‘PMO for New Business & ...

Duncan Gibson

Duncan started his career in the forces serving in both the Army and Royal Marines after which he went into the retail sector, initially with Marks and Spencer. Over the last 25 years Duncan has ...

Pippa Murray

Pippa joined our board this year, coming over from the Royal London Society when we merged in December 2016.  Pippa was called to the Bar as a barrister of Grays Inn in 2007, and worked for ...

Ameeta Rowland

Ameeta has worked in regional and then local government for over 10 years. She has worked for a variety of London boroughs in a range of areas, including working with the voluntary and community ...

JP Marks

JP is Director General in Operations at the Department for Work & Pensions and leads the Jobcentre Plus network. JP is a career Civil Servant with a particular focus on welfare delivery and ...

Janet Hills

Janet is a former President of the National Black Police Association (NBPA) and is also the current Chair of the Metropolitan Black Police Association (MetBPA). She is a serving Police Officer ...

Caroline Waddington

Caroline trained as a Chartered Accountant before embarking on a career in banking where she has held leadership positions in Finance and Operations. She is currently the EMEA CFO for Credit ...

Erica Handling

Erica is an executive coach and a non-executive director on the Board of the Government Legal Department. Previously she was a lawyer and was European General Counsel at Barclays Investment and ...

Jahnine Davis

Jahnine Davis is the Co-Founder and Director of Listen Up Research. She has been involved in a variety of national and local innovations, bringing about systems change via the promotion of ...