Adele Paterson is CEO of International Health Partners. As CEO of the London based global health charity International Health Partners (IHP), Adele leads its work to increase access to essential healthcare products for those in vulnerable and disaster hit communities. Last year, IHP delivered 12 million treatments supporting 3.9 million people in 26 countries. Adele joined IHP 15 years ago after working as head of policy for a financial trade association and prior to this, headed CSR, fundraising and communications for a national regeneration charity. An economics and politics graduate, she started her career as a political researcher, running the parliamentary office of a UK government minister. Adele is Treasurer of Integral Alliance, a union of 22 Christian global disaster response agencies, and sits on the Board of the Anglican Communion Fund supporting the international ministry of the Archbishop of Canterbury in 165 countries.
Adele Paterson, CEO of International Health Partners explains why Giving Tuesday is important, and why we should all get involved.