Justin Derbyshire

CEO, HelpAge International

Justin Derbyshire is the Chief Executive at HelpAge International, an international organisation that works with older people to claim their rights, challenge discrimination, and overcome poverty, such that they can lead dignified, secure, active and healthy lives.  

In his time to date, Justin has driven the strategic review of the organisation and overseen the implementation of HelpAge International’s change process marked by a shift from a traditional NGO delivery model to a network model, that focuses HelpAge on being a supporter, convenor and a thought leader for its network members and partners.  

Justin has represented HelpAge at the Commission on the Status of Women, the G20, World Health Assembly and the World Economic Forum. He is a trustee of the International Civil Society Centre.