Ethical trade consultant and diversity trainerPins Brown

Pins Brown is a senior consultant at Ergon Associates labour rights consultancy, and a freelancer on labour rights and ethical trade issues. Pins has worked for the Ethical Trading Initiative, Anti-Slavery International and The Body Shop, as well as for the UN Refugee Agency and Plan International. She is based in Brighton, UK.

Bread and roses

Pins has a strong commitment to labour rights and is particularly interested in those working in agriculture, women workers, and invisible workers and producers at the bottom of international supply chains.



Recent freelance work

About Pins

Pins is grateful for her education of a BA at Cambridge University and MA at London’s School of Oriental and African Studies. She was a project manager for the Ethical Trading Initiative for five years, developing and managing projects on labour standards in retail supply chains.

Pins has also worked as Child Labour Advocacy Officer for Anti-Slavery International; Human Rights Campaigner and Researcher for The Body Shop International and an administrator at UNHCR and Plan International. She is on the advisory panel of the Better Cotton Initiative. She is a member of Amnesty, Anti-Slavery International, the Howard League for Penal Reform and UNISON trade union. She has travelled extensively for work in Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America.

Contact Pins

Tel: + 44 (0)7967 965189