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Fiona Thompson

ODI Board Member and Director of ODI Global Advisory Board

Portrait of Fiona Thompson

Fiona is a board member of several not-for profit organisations involved in international development, sustainability and education. She is currently Chair of Transparency International UK, and chair of the finance and audit committee of Forum for the Future. She is also a member of the audit committee of the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office. She was previously Vice-Chair of CARE International UK and chair of the audit committee of Capital City College Group.

As an independent consultant over many years she advised governments and businesses and conducted academic research primarily on foreign direct investment and government-business relations in emerging markets, and has lived and worked in Brazil, India and South Africa as well as the UK.