Theresa Pini

Theresa has spent all of her career in Human Resources within the private sector and her last position in the UK was as HR Director (UK, Ireland and South Africa) for a large international electronics company. She then transferred to Amsterdam for 4 years where she was the Global Head of Leadership Development with particular focus on emerging markets.Her experience in volunteering was with UNICEF where she was the Treasurer and then Chair of the Cambridge branch. More recently, she was a proud volunteer for the Tall Ships Regatta in Greenwich.

Vice Chair

Jon Fricker

Jon has a degree in International Marketing and German and has over 35 years’ experience in marketing.  Jon has also been a mentor at the University of Greenwich for marketing students and a for the University’s annual Enterprise Challenge


Deborah Wallis

30+ years of experience working in banking, specifically as a Treasury dealer but now employed by a U.K. Challenger bank as a project manager on the installation of it’s new Treasury system.

Deborah has carried out other volunteering roles including treasurer of a local sports club and as a Team London ambassador at the 2012 London Olympics. A proud Greenwich resident who wants to contribute something to the community.


Gulten Fedayi

Gülten has 35+ years’ experience of working in the public sector, 25 years of which have been in partnership with the charity sector. She has extensive experience in voluntary sector development, including the commissioning and procurement of services, grants administration and strategic project management.  Other areas of specialism include: equalities, social inclusion, policy, NHS commissioning, benevolent grants assessor, community development and engagement, change management, fundraising, training, and business planning.


Cheryl Chow

A qualified accountant who has been working in finance roles in various industries


Kate Askew

Kate was employed for over 20 years in Adult and Community Learning within the Borough, with the dual roles of community development and teaching.  She has wide experience in the areas of Health and Safety and working with diverse community groups