Kathy Peach

Kathy Peach

Head of innovation and foresight

In 2011, Kathy was named one of the top 40 most influential international development leaders under 40 by sector website Devex.

She has held senior management roles in both the domestic and international non-profit sector, including director of communications and external Affairs at Healthwatch England, head of campaigns and social change at the disability charity Scope, and head of external affairs at international volunteering charity VSO.

She led the successful UK campaign for the creation of a dedicated United Nations agency for women, UN Women, and masterminded a cross-sector campaign that helped persuade the Treasury to put an additional £3bn into social care funding. She is currently head of innovation and foresight at Bond.

Email: [email protected]
Twitter: @KathyPeach
LinkedIn: Kathy Peach


Mantis app hacked
We ran an experiment using a fictional NGO to get organisations to think about how they need to change if they are to stay relevant in a rapidly changing world.
28 March 2018
Aerial highway
Research shows that organisations and leaders who take a long-term view outperform those who don't. What can you do to improve your future-thinking?
24 July 2017

Conference sessions

Find out how organisations are reshaping how development is done and why you should take them seriously.



Mon, 02/26/2018 -
11:15 to 12:45

Experience the development organisation of the future in this interactive session.



Tue, 02/27/2018 -
13:45 to 14:45

Explore ideas for positive livelihoods and jobs by considering trends such as automation, the rise of artificial intelligence, and resource scarcity.



Mon, 02/26/2018 -
14:15 to 15:15