Our team

Editor-in-chief Mary Fitzgerald
Chief operating officer Sheryl Whitehall
Managing editor Julian Richards
Main site editor Adam Ramsay
News and features editor James Masters
Subeditor Indra Warnes
Head of engagement Alastair Tibbitt
Social media editor Sunny Hundal
Fundraising manager Camilla Palazzini
Partnerships editor Walid el Houri
Assistant editor Adam Bychawski
Finance manager Selwyn Sivagumar
Operations manager Emily Falconer
IT administrator Joe Carroll
Administrative assistant Seetal Arora
Technical and publishing manager Matthew Linares


Global investigations editor Claire Provost
Global commissioning editor Nandini Archer
Africa editor Lydia Namubiru
Africa opposition researcher Kerry Cullinan
US investigations editor Teddy Wilson
Latin American commissioning editor Diana Caraboni
Community coordinator Elizabeth Wright

Beyond Trafficking and Slavery

Contributing editors

Genevieve LeBaron (University of Sheffield)
Prabha Kotiswaran (Kings College London)
Joel Quirk (University of Witwatersrand)
Gabriella Sanchez (University of Texas at El Paso)
Julia O'Connell Davidson (University of Bristol)
Sam Okyere (University of Nottingham)
Elena Shih (Brown University)
Cecily Jones
Neil Howard (University of Antwerp)
Cameron Thibos (openDemocracy)

Can Europe Make It?

Editor Rosemary Bechler

Dark Money Investigations

UK investigations editor Peter Geoghegan
Investigative reporter Jenna Corderoy
openMedia editor James Cusick


Editor and director Francesc Badia i Dalmases
Editor for Latin America Daniela Sánchez
Audiovisual producer Andrés Bernal
Content editor Manuella Libardi
Community manager Valentina Arango
Journalist Juanita Rico


Rosemary Bechler, Adam Bychawski, Matthew Linares

North Africa, West Asia

Lead editor Walid el Houri
Editor Aman al Bezreh


Section editor Thomas Rowley
Debate editor Polina Aronson
Society editor Tatiana Dvornikova


Editor Caroline Molloy


Editor Laurie Macfarlane
Europe editor Laura Basu
North America editor Aaron White


Editor Charlotte Threipland


Editor Caroline Molloy

Shine A Light

Editors Rebecca Omonira-Oyekanmi and Clare Sambrook

openDemocracy Board

Suzanna Taverne (Chair)
Jo Andrews
Anthony Barnett
Rosemary Bechler
Mary Fitzgerald
Alison Goldsworthy
Michael Mitchell
Magnus Nome
Nitil Patel
Elaine Potter

Technical team

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