Yolande Wright

Yolande Wright

Deputy head of CHASE
DFID

Yolande Wright is currently acting deputy director of DFID's Conflict Humanitarian and Security Department (CHASE), based in London.  

She has worked at DFID for over 15 years in a range of roles including as head of the Livelihoods Profession and a number of country office roles in Africa and Asia.

Yolande’s academic background includes a Masters in Environmental Change and Management from Oxford University. She has previous experience as a consultant in the field of international development and has also worked for NGOs and the private sector.