In Kenya and the UK our teams of dedicated staff, fundraisers and local partners make the work you support possible.
Our teams work together to achieve our vision in which no one’s opportunities are limited by not having clean water, safe toilets and good hygiene.
Meet the Dig Deep Team:
Peter is a Renewable Energy Analyst with Axis Capital, working in a team underwriting renewable energy projects around the world. Peter has previous experience of working for an East African charity.
Peter established Dig Deep in 2007 and managed our first two projects in Kenya, he now plays an active role as chair of the board of trustees.
Jo works globally with high profile corporate partners to raise funds and support for UNICEF. She has a particular interest in WASH and education within international development. With eight years of third sector experience she has worked with a wide variety of charities and companies including the UK's largest charity Cancer Research UK.
Jo co-founded Dig Deep with Peter Fitzsimmons in 2007 and has spent a considerable amount of time in East Africa.
James is a chartered accountant who has formerly worked for MacIntyre Hudson as a senior auditor and is now employed by LaSalle Investment Management as a Fund Accountant. He has travelled extensively in East Africa and has a keen interest in international development.
James is chairman of Dig Deep’s Finance Committee.
Dionne is a specialist in supporting organisations to design and implement strategies and programmes that make a real difference to workers in the supply chain whilst delivering for the bottom line. With over 15 years of experience working in Europe, US, Asia and Africa, she has developed ground breaking programmes addressing modern slavery, organisational change, worker/gender empowerment and leadership at all levels.
David has pursued a career in the energy business, initially in oil & gas and more recently in renewables and clean tech. He has extensive board experience and is currently a Director or advisor of 5 companies in the energy sector and a governor of the Skinners’ Kent Academy.
As well as his board experience he brings a string of interests in sustainability, development, and infrastructure.
We couldn't do what we do without the phenomenal help we receive from our supporters.
Our Ambassadors Wall has been created to celebrate key individuals who continually support Dig Deep, together we have created opportunities for thousands of people living in Kenya. You can become a Dig Deep Ambassador and feature on our Ambassadors Wall by starting to give regularly.