Meet the Team

IRT is a close team of highly dedicated and enthusiastic people. Working out of the IRT office in London, they provide support to IRT’s partner organisations and keep supporters up-to-date with progress their donations are achieving. If you wish to find out more about IRT, you can get in touch with the team by either calling the office on 020 8994 9120 or by emailing and someone will be happy to speak with you.


 Steven Smith MBE, Chief Executive

Steve brings first-hand experience of working in emergency and humanitarian crises. He is hands-on with all aspects of IRT’s work and operations around the world.


Tracey Hilty, Trust and Foundations Manager

Tracey has many years’ experience working with Trusts and Foundations. Her focus is on building strong partnerships between IRT’s projects and the trust or foundation which support them.


Andrea Longlade, Programmes Manager

Andrea has an MSc in International Development and is very passionate about the humanitarian sector. She is responsible for coordinating IRT’s support to project partners. She works closely with each partner organisation and visits the projects frequently to monitor and evaluate IRT’s support.