Penny is an executive coach, applied researcher and consultant. She is chair of Refugee Action and of Fair Share for Women Leaders advisors. Penny convenes action research into Why are there so few women CEOs in International NGOs?
Her recent publications also include Whither large International NGOs. Penny was programmes director and deputy chief executive leading organisational change at Oxfam GB 2006-2018. She has over 30 years’ experience in international development.