Erinch Sahan

Head, Future of Business Initiative, Oxfam

Erinch leads Oxfam's Future of Business Initiative. Most recently, Erinch led Oxfam’s private sector team, working on collaborative partnerships and campaigns to bring about solutions to the most challenging social issues linked to global business. Erinch’s work spans both Oxfam’s enterprise development work and campaigns. He led Oxfam’s work scoring the food companies in the Behind the Brands campaign and subsequently Oxfam GB’s Food and Climate Campaigns and Policy Team.


Prior to joining Oxfam in 2011, Erinch worked in business, including as a market strategy manager at Procter & Gamble and in government, as a development advisor to Australia’s trade negotiation team in Indonesia.


He holds both law and business degrees and has worked across Asia and Africa. Erinch is also an associate lecturer at Oxford Brookes and regularly lectures on sustainable business at various universities, including Cambridge and Exeter.