People

trustees

  • Anthony Little

    Tony was educated at Eton and Cambridge. Following teacher training at Homerton College, Cambridge, he was appointed to the staff at Tonbridge School.

  • Barin Sultani Haymon

    Barin is an independent researcher/consultant whose work has primarily focused on Afghanistan, dealing with migration, security, social and economic issues.
  • Leslie Knott

    Leslie works as an international photographer and filmmaker, with a special focus on Afghanistan.

  • Nick Lawson

    Nick Lawson graduated in Economic History from Exeter University in 1994 and joined ABN Amro Hoare Govett stockbrokers.
  • Paddy Burrowes

    Gained a Law Degree from Bristol University in 1987 and called to the Bar one year later. Joined Albion Chambers in Bristol and spent 11 years in a mixed criminal prosecution and... Read more

ambassadors

  • Clare Connor OBE

    Clare is a former England cricket captain.  In 2005, she was awarded the OBE after leading England to a first Ashes win in 42 years.

  • George Butler

    Young Ambassador

    George Butler is an artist and illustrator specialising in travel and current affairs.

  • Harry Savill

    Since graduating from Durham University in 2016, Harry has been working in strategic communications at M&C Saatchi, working on behavioural change and positive impact campaigns... Read more
  • Izzy Gurney

    Young Ambassador
    Izzy's passion for cricket and keen interest in empowerment in the developing world led her to work with Afghan Connection from the age of 16.

directors

  • Marta Healy

    House Democratic Leader

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  • Patrick Pool

    House Democratic Leader

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team

  • Max Carter

    Head of Fundraising

    Max Carter joined Afghan Connection in 2008 and is responsible for fundraising. Her primary focus is on building relationships with suitable charitable trusts and foundations... Read more