“We’ve brought together a multi-disciplinary team to combat a complex crime which has a profound impact upon its victims.
Our highly experienced staff are bringing expert care and innovative strategies to their work with victims, partner organisations, law enforcement and government. I’m incredibly proud of the work they do each day.”
Graham Simmons Chief of Staff
Neil Wain International Programme Director
Alan Charlesworth Operations Director
Tim Nelson International Development Director
Steve Thomas Director of Finance & Administration
Maggie Crewes International Programme Operations Director
Elaine Jones International Operations Director
Josh Bailey Cambodia Director
Lynn Kay Ethiopia Director
Sondre Høysæter Norway Director
Florence Soyekwo Uganda Director
Richard Schoeberl US Investigations Team Leader
Ed LeMieux US Executive Director, Strategic Partnerships
Peter Elson (Chairman)
Chris Dacre Martin Warner
Allan Gibson Natalie Grant
Gareth Henderson Wendy Taylor
“For me it did start by going across the world but now it’s turned into realizing that it’s just about going across the street. There is need all around us.”
Based in Nashville, Tennessee, US, Abolition International worked to bring an end to sex trafficking and exploitation through education, empowerment, and quality restorative care.
Hope for Justice (UK)
Based in Manchester, UK, Hope for Justice (UK) worked to rescue and assist victims of modern-day slavery, supporting the prosecution of traffickers and campaigning to protect victims.
Based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Transitions Global worked to restore the lives of young girls rescued from sex trafficking in Cambodia, through the power of a dream.
Retrak worked primarily in Africa and other countries around the world to ensure that no child is forced to live on the street, through outreach, transitional support and reintegration into family-based care.