David Clamp

Director of safety and International operation support
Raleigh International

Since leaving the UK Civil Service for a VSO volunteer placement in rural China, David has built 24 years’ experience in various overseas INGO roles – as trainer, programme manager, country director, global security advisor and most recently as Raleigh International’s director of safety & international operational support.  He leads the safety, medical, safeguarding, governance and training teams as well as the crisis team and supports Raleigh’s country directors.  

David chairs the influential UK INGO Security Focal Point Network.  Based on their wide experience of running diverse programmes in a range of risk environments across the world, David and his wife Helen also run their own independent security consultancy – DH Clamp Consulting Ltd which is currently sponsoring its medical advisor to produce a fact based Covid blog.