Who We Are: Volunteers

Nic Bunce

Web Manager

Nic is a deputy production editor, making magazines for FT Specialist and writing about video games for several publications by night. He moved into publishing after working for several years as a teacher, both in Japan and in the UK.

Vanessa Brown

Workshop Support Officer

Vanessa is a digital production journalist at the FT and revises stories for publication on FT.com. She joined the newsroom in 2021 as a Maisie Hylton fellow.

James Faz

Marketing Manager

James joined the FT in July 2021 as EMEA marketing manager after working in Olympic sports for six years.

Oliver Ralph

Content Adviser

Oliver is breaking news editor of the FT. Previously, he was the insurance correspondent covering the global insurance industry, wrote for the Lex column, and was the FT‘s UK companies editor. Before joining the newspaper arm, he was editor of the FT‘s Investors Chronicle magazine.

Francesca Nugent-Kelly

Volunteer Manager

Francesca organises and motivates FLIC’s active volunteer network. She is a senior customer success manager at the FT and co-chairs FT Women.

Maxine Kelly

Social Media Officer

By day, Maxine works as a commissioning editor on the FT‘s Special Reports team.

Kari-Ruth Pedersen

Print Publication Designer

Kari-Ruth is the visual editor for the FT‘s Edit app and its long-form journalism.

Zaylie Partridge

Customer Journey Manager

Zaylie also looks after our database and incoming volunteer requests. She is a CRM and project manager within the customer care team at the FT.

Joshua Oliver

Learning Module Producer

Amongst the modules Joshua has helped to produce is FLIC’S How To Understand Crypto. He shares insights from his day job as an FT journalist, specialising in investing and personal finance.