Jim Hughes – Director and Chief Operating Officer
Jim is Integrity’s Chief Operating Officer and a Board Director, based in London. He has 25 years’ experience in project management, risk management, strategy development, and operational planning both within and outside of conflict-affected environments.
During his time at Integrity, Jim has directed several large-scale programmes for a range of donors and foundations across Africa, the Middle East and Asia. He is a natural team leader and personnel manager able to build coherent teams that can deliver complex projects in challenging environments.
In his previous career as a British Army Officer, Jim travelled to over 40 countries and deployed on military operations to Iraq, Afghanistan, Yemen, and Northern Ireland. He has been stationed in the UK, Germany, the Falklands Islands, Australia and New Zealand.
Jim has extensive operational experience of working with international and national partners. He has worked at the centre of UK Government in the Ministry of Defence and in partnership with the Cabinet Office, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, Home Office, and Department for Transport.