Katy is Head of Advocacy at Oxfam GB. She leads the team focused on Oxfam's political influence in the UK, and its relationship with the UK government and parliament. She has been at Oxfam since 2009, and as well as political relations work she has played a major role in Oxfam's Even it Up campaign against extreme economic inequality: supporting the public advocacy of the Oxfam International Executive Director Winnie Byanyima, working to engage thought leaders and influential allies on inequality, and managing Oxfam's annual campaign to highlight inequality at the
time of the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Her background is in political campaigning and parliamentary advocacy, having previously worked for the Electoral Reform Society, Amnesty International, and DeHavilland. You can follow Katy on Twitter @KTChakrabortty.