Meet the UK team

THE PEOPLE AT POD

Welcome to Pod Volunteer's UK team!

Gemma

Role: General Manager

Joined Pod in: 2010

Travels include: Belize, China, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kyrgyzstan, India, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Peru, Russia, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Thailand, Uzbekistan, Vietnam

Wouldn’t travel without: Phone and a good book

Gemma

Jirapan

Role: Regional Manager - Thailand

Joined Pod in: 2003

Travels include: Cambodia, Tanzania, Thailand, USA, Vietnam

Wouldn’t travel without: Alex and the kids!

Jirapan

Alex

Role: Director

Joined Pod in: Co-founder

Travels include: Australia, Cambodia, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Laos, Malaysia, New Zealand, South Africa, Tanzania, Thailand, USA, Vietnam

Wouldn’t travel without: Head torch and shampoo bars

Alex

Mike

Role: Director and Expedition specialist

Joined Pod in: Co-founder

Travels include: Belize, Ghana, Kenya, Nepal, New Zealand, Peru, Tanzania, Thailand

Wouldn’t travel without: Canoe and duct tape

Mike

AWARDS AND ACCREDITATIONS

  • Tourism Concern
  • Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust
  • Right Tourism
  • DOFE
  • theguardian
  • the independent
  • Sunday Times
  • Year Out Group
  • Best Volunteering Organisation
  • Wall Street Journal