Mark Goldring CBE


Chief Executive of Oxfam

Keble College, 1976


QUADCAST - Alumni Stories: Episode 9, January 2016


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Mark Goldring describes his distinguished career in international development, including his role as Chief Executive of Oxfam. Drawing upon his own experiences in Borneo, Bangladesh, Syria and beyond, he highlights the causes of poverty, and how they can be solved.

In this podcast interview, Goldring identifies the major global challenges ahead, including conflict, climate change and inequality, and he shows how Oxfam is tackling them through long-term development projects and humanitarian relief.

Goldring also speaks about the humility and confidence he gained at Oxford, where he studied Law as an undergraduate.


Interviewer: Guy Collender
Music: Setuniman from