David Ackers

Editorial manager, Communications

Over 15 years' communications experience, including in publications production, website development and brand management.


Content development; writing; editing; communications project management.

Before IIED

Various communications roles at the peacebuilding NGO International Alert, most recently communications manager, and previously a writer/editor at the National Autistic Society and a communications consultant for different non-profit organisations.


  • MA in conflict, security and development, King’s College, London
  • BA in modern and contemporary history, Queen Mary University, London