Nigel Wilson - Executive Director

Originally training as a teacher working in both the UK and Kenya, Nigel then spent 16 years in the British Army in a variety of roles including that of a training advisor and developing the doctrine for United Nations Operations.

Leaving the Army in 2000, he has worked extensively in the humanitarian system, both for the British Government and for various INGOs.  He has lived and worked across Africa including extended periods of time in the Sudan, Sierra Leone, Somalia, East Africa, Chad, South Africa and Angola.

He was the interim CEO of the charity War Child and immediately before joining Vision Aid Overseas, spent six months working with Save the Children as their Director of Planning.