Board of Directors / Vice-President of IFIT Board of Directors; Former Chief Financial Officer of the International Crisis Group
Helen Brewer qualified as a chartered accountant in the London office of KPMG after studying Geography and French at the University of Southampton in the UK. After three years working for a real estate agency in the City of London, she moved to Brussels to work for an American medical device company.
In 1999, Helen joined International Crisis Group. Reporting to the CEO, Helen oversaw the finance and human resources functions through twelve years of rapid but disciplined growth. As CFO and member of the Senior Management Team, Helen was also involved in the design of organisation-wide remuneration structures and policies and a strategic review. Helen left Crisis Group in mid-2011 to assume the management of the European Critical Care Foundation, a start-up NGO in the healthcare policy field.