Steve Godfrey is Director, Policy and External Relations at the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN), responsible for donor relations, external policy and communications and member of GAIN’s strategic management team. He was the Senior Policy Adviser in the private office of the Canadian Foreign Minister, and subsequently worked as an adviser to the President of the Queen’s Privy Council during Canada’s constitutional referendum.
Mr. Godfrey was Head of the Commonwealth office in South Africa from 1993-1999 where he led the largest ever Commonwealth technical assistance programme. He was previously the Managing Director of the Commonwealth Business Council, responsible for investment and policy work with Heads of Government across the Commonwealth. He has worked as an adviser to the UK Department for International Development (DFID), the United Nations, World Bank, European Union, and various international companies.