Our people

Our international team are passionate about strengthening the craft of journalism and improving media ethics around the world.

EJN Secretariat

Chris Elliott was appointed CEO and Director in April 2018 succeeding the EJN’s founding director Aidan White. Chris is supported by our Director of Campaigns and Communications, Tom Law, who has been with organisation since 2015.

EJN Board of Trustees

As a registered charity, the EJN’s board of trustees is chaired by Dorothy Byrne, the head of Channel 4 News and Current Affairs.

The EJN’s treasurer is board member, Ashok Gupta.

In April 2018 the EJN board of trustees created appointed the EJN’s founding director, Aidan White, as President of the EJN, an honorary leadership role.

EJN Advisers

As well as our board of trustees, the EJN has a team of international advisers who provide the EJN with editorial advice and support for our programme of activities.

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