Our Team

We have a small team who are in regular contact with our members and media organisations, and we employ freelance specialists to work with us on research and special projects.

Our Team

Executive Director

Mark Galloway

Portrait of Gareth Benest
Advocacy and Development Director

Gareth Benest

Digital Comms and Membership Officer

Henry Roberts

Our Trustees

Senior Media Officer, Tearfund

Sarah Mitchell

Digital strategist and consultant

Melissa Ezechukwu

CEO, Plan International UK

Rose Caldwell

Head of Media, International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)

Alistair Burnett

Co-founder of IBT

Richard Sumray

Communications, Campaigns and Engagement consultant

Jack Lundie

Head of Media and Communications, Bond

Maryam Mohsin

Director, Integrated Media, Social Impact, Weber Shandwick

Helen Palmer


Apply to become a member

As a member of IBT you will have access to journalists and editors, audience insights, bespoke skills training and the networking space to discuss the issues and challenges your organization faces.