Our people

The Common Purpose Charitable Trust:

Picture of Julia Middleton

Julia Middleton
Founder and Chief Executive, Common Purpose Charitable Trust

Picture of Alison Coburn

Alison Coburn
Chief Executive, Common Purpose International

Picture of Andy Coxall

Andy Coxall
Director, Common Purpose Student Experiences

Picture of Ed Herman

Ed Herman
Operations Director, Common Purpose Charitable Trust

Picture of Anila Hussain

Anila Hussain
Finance Director and Company Secretary

Picture of Adirupa Sengupta

Adirupa Sengupta
Chief Executive, Common Purpose Asia-Pacific

 

Picture of Emma Hodgson

Emma Hodgson
Chief Executive, Common Purpose Global Customised

Common Purpose licensees:

Picture of Jackie Butler

Jackie Butler
Chief Executive, Common Purpose Ireland

Picture of Dr Elsbeth Dixon

Dr Elsbeth Dixon
Chief Executive, Common Purpose South Africa

Picture of Aysegul Gurerk

Aysegul Gurerk
Course Director, Common Purpose Turkey

Picture of Julika Rollin

Julika Rollin
Chief Executive, Common Purpose Germany

Picture of Louisa Li

Louisa Li
Course Director, Common Purpose Hong Kong

Picture of Farhad Merchant

Farhad Merchant
Chief Executive, Common Purpose India

Picture of Marie Mohan

Marie Mohan
Chief Executive, Common Purpose UK

Picture of Ferenc Tüske

Ferenc Tüske
Ferenc Tüske, Programme Director, Hungary

Interesting and varied work, with constant opportunities to develop new skills and to progress your career quickly.

Our staff are:

common purpose staff

Our brand values are "serious, passionate and real". And that is what our staff are.

Serious - we are serious about what we do, highly professional, prepared to take the lead.

Passionate - we are committed to what we do and to developing and supporting leaders all over the world.

Real - we are practical, realistic, determined and we are learning ourselves all the time.

We can offer you:

common purpose staff

  • Interesting and varied work - a wide range of job opportunities including sales, course design and delivery, project management and IT.
  • Opportunities to develop new skills - we are committed to the training and development of our staff.
  • Career progression - our staff are given time every month to meet their line-managers to discuss their work and how they can develop in their roles.

Current vacancies:

common purpose staff

Nothing available or suitable?

Register your interest by joining our Talent Pool - we will keep you informed of any upcoming opportunities across the world.

Cultural Intelligence (CQ) is the ability to cross divides and thrive in multiple cultures.

Visit our CQ section to find out how to develop and assess your CQ.

Find out more.