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Peter Wood

Peter Wood
Director of safety and security

Peter Wood is the director of safety and security at Open Briefing. Pete was previously the head of global security for Oxfam, where he led a renewed focus on duty of care and managed the organisation’s response to several crisis incidents. He held various other senior security roles over eight years at Oxfam. Prior to that, he was the deputy area coordinator for northern Jordan for the Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development (ActEd) and the deputy country director for DR Congo for Medair. Before moving into the humanitarian sector, Pete served eight years as an officer in the British Army, including three operational tours. He lives in Kenya.

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