Susi Bascon, Director

Susi completed an MBA and worked in the private sector for several years before moving to london in 1996 to do an MSc in Development Studies. She worked for the Colombia project and spent a year as a PBI volunteer in Mexico, and has been running the PBI UK office since 1998. She says "as a field volunteer I was deeply touched by the strength of spirit and courage of the human rights defenders I had the privilege to accompany".


Adam Lunn

Adam Lunn, Advocacy Officer

Adam joined PBI UK in 2015 as Advocacy Officer and currently leads the work on international policy, advocacy, research, business and human rights and trainings. Prior to joining the PBI UK team he spent a year as an international human rights observer with PBI Guatemala. Adam has an MA in Latin American Studies from UCL Institute of the Americas and was previously at ABColombia; a UK based advocacy platform for human rights and peace in Colombia.


Laura Grace

Laura Grace, Fundraiser

Laura joined PBI UK in 2019. Before joining PBI she worked in trust fundraising at a range of charities delivering services to women and children.




Chris Poole, Finance Officer

Chris joined the team in 2019, having previously worked for the MS Society, Grant Thornton LLP and the Audit Commission. He is a Chartered Public Finance Accountant and manages PBI's accounts.



Theo Fox, Admin and Communications Officer

Theo started at PBI UK as a volunteer, with previous experience at refugee community organisation Afghan Association Paiwand. He is interested in Latin American history and is currently learning Spanish.