Esme is a creative strategist that works to build partnerships between campaigning organisations, charities and the arts and entertainment industries. She is part of the FortaVoca team, a specialist consultancy network that harnesses the power of the creative sectors for social good.
Esme has worked with clients such as the White Helmets and The Syria Campaign, Richard Curtis and the Global Goals campaign, the Disasters Emergency Committee, the Mines Advisory Group, Greenpeace, Unbound Philanthropy and Stronger In.
She also acts as an activism and philanthropy advisor to high profile figures from film and music. Esme started her career working for refugee rights charities and went on to coordinate an International Women’s Day coalition of women’s rights and arts organisations. She has also worked as a global campaign strategist for Oxfam focusing on creative partnerships. Esme has a BA in Social Anthropology and an MSc in Social Research Methods in Migration Studies, and trained as an impact producer with DocSociety.