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Who we are

The Board

The IFT Board of Directors currently consists of; Graham Rusling - Executive Chair; John Pennie - Deputy Chairman; Ken Baird; Shaun Holmes; Tony King; Iain Purves; Steve Benger, Bob Wiggins, Brendan McGeever and Tim Allen.

Graham Rusling - Executive Chair

 

 

 

 

 

John Pennie

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shaun Holmes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Iain Purves

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bob Wiggins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tony King

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Brendan McGeever

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tim Allen 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The IFT Executive Team

Jitesh
Mistry

Membership Management Executive

Jitesh is the initial point of contact for all Membership related enquiries. His focus is primarily on supporting and mentoring potential membership applicants through the accreditation process. In addition Jitesh, supports the team with his expert knowledge of the Membership and support the delivery of the wider IFT programmes.  

If you are interested in knowing more about The IFT or would like to join, please get in touch.

Contact me - JMistry@the-ift.com
Ruby
Fitzpatrick

Membership Executive

Ruby Fitzpatrick’s background lies in investigative and customer support roles and has worked for such organisations as Amazon UK and The Home Office. Ruby joins the team as our Membership Executive focusing upon providing excellent membership support and aftercare. 

Louisa
Jones

Events, Marketing & PR

Louisa Jones is responsible for PR, Marketing & Events, leading the relationships with internal and external PR and Marketing teams.  Additionally, Louisa delivers, facilitates and supports regular events including Annual Events, Members' Meetings, Continuous Professional Development and Special Interest Groups. She brings with her an enthusiastic, collaborative attitude and enjoys working closely with The IFT's members.

Contact me - LJones@the-ift.com
Kate
Norris
Operations Executive

Kate’s experience lies mainly in the non-profit and customer service sectors. Before moving to Paris to learn French through immersion in a small business where she was the CEo’s right hand person, she was involved with a youth organisation in Ireland. She continues to be involved with charities in London, volunteering in a homeless shelter in her spare time. Kate brings her interpersonal skills and dynamism to her role as Operations Executive in The IFT where she enjoys being part of a unique and fascinating institution.

Contact me - knorris@the-ift.com