Jacob Godber – Business Officer
Jacob is a Business Officer at Integrity based in London. He supports the Business Directorate throughout its business development, account management, consultant management and marketing and communications functions.
Prior to joining Integrity Jacob worked for a climate change advocacy NGO that promoted awareness amongst students aged 14 to 18. Jacob also worked for the Farmers Overseas Action Group (FOAG) in Uganda supporting monitoring and evaluation of programming, fundraising, bid development, event management and general administration. In 2017 Jacob set up an agricultural NGO called Grow Farmers to support, mostly women, small-holder farmers with agricultural extension programs through the form of microfinance loans. This involved remote project management and organisational oversight from the UK. Outside of development Jacob has experience in engineering, construction and agriculture.
Jacob holds an MSc in International Development from the University of Birmingham. His thesis focused on the modernisation of agriculture in Uganda. In addition, he holds a BA in Geography and Politics, with a focus on geopolitics, from the University of Worcester.