Yasmin Batliwala

Chief Executive, Advocates for International Development (A4ID)
Yasmin is responsible for overseeing the work of A4ID. Her key focus is quality of services and the business development of the organisation. Yasmin has held a number of significant leadership positions over the years within the Public and Third Sectors. Her portfolios have included HIV/AIDS, Drug and Alcohol dependency, and Criminal Justice. She has undertaken work for the United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime in this regard. Yasmin has considerable Board level experience including having been on the Board of a large NHS Trust, Governor of the University of Hertfordshire and has also served as a Magistrate in the Youth and Adult Courts. Yasmin was recipient of the City of London Woman of Achievement Awards in respect to her work in the Public Sector. In 2022 Yasmin received an MBE.