January 5, 2012

Gates Foundation’s Hillman joins ILA committee

Jeremy Hillman, director of external communications at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, has become a member of the Inspired Leadership Award (ILA) committee.

Jeremy is responsible for the Gates Foundation’s global profile and reputation, and previously worked at the British Broadcasting Corporation in a number of senior roles. These included three years as head of its Business and Economics Department covering the global financial crisis.

Jeremy has been stationed in a number of key spots, including Washington DC, Hong Kong, Singapore, Brussels, London and New York. He has covered and coordinated news coverage of many of the defining stories of the last two decades including 9/11 and the second Gulf War. He holds a diploma in Broadcast Journalism, a law degree from Bristol University and an MBA from Henley Business School.