Our Team

Social development specialists with decades of
International development sector experience

Our Team


John Kerr

Non-Executive Director

John Kerr is a member of Social Development Direct Board. He is also a member of the board of Development Works Limited and Plan International UK. He is an advisor and board member to a number of companies. 

John is Chairman of Kin and Carta plc. He was previously COO and then CEO of Deloitte Consulting, the leading global consultancy with revenues of $16bn.  He has operated in over 30 countries around the world and has extensive experience working with global clients in a wide range of sectors.

John is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland and a graduate of the University of Strathclyde.

He enjoys art, wine and music, he skis, plays tennis, supports Chelsea FC and Scotland in every sport. He is married and has five children.