The global leadership of Langham Partnership.
Tayo leads the spiritual and strategic direction of Langham Partnership, working with the Programme and National Member teams around the world as well as the International Council. He is from Nigeria, has been Director of Ministries at London City Mission, served in church planting and pastor training ministry in several countries in Africa, in the UK and in continental Europe, seeking in each case to align biblical mission theology with clear strategic vision and effective practice. Tayo has also worked to strengthen relationships and missional vision among the wide variety of diaspora Christian communities in the UK.
Chris Wright is the Global Ambassador and Ministry Director
His job is to represent and promote the vision and work of Langham around the world through his international travel and speaking and his writing ministry as a Christian scholar and author, and to share in the spiritual and strategic leadership of the organization. An ordained pastor in the Church of England, Chris spent five years teaching the Old Testament in India, and thirteen years as Academic Dean and then Principal of All Nations Christian College, in England.
Paul Windsor is the Director of Langham Preaching
Paul coordinates an international team of national and regional co-ordinators and trainers who facilitate Langham Preaching movements around the world. A New Zealander, Paul also teaches homiletics at a seminary in South Asia. He has served as the Associate Director of Langham Preaching, and has also served as Principal of Carey Baptist College, Auckland, New Zealand.
Riad Kassis is the Director of Langham Scholars
He is himself a Langham Scholar from Lebanon and is deeply committed to global theological education. Riad has served as Regional Director for the Middle East, North Africa and Eastern Europe for Overseas Council as well as visiting professor of Old Testament at The Arab Baptist Theological Seminary in Lebanon – which is where he lives.
Pieter Kwant is the Director of Langham Literature
A Dutchman who has lived in South Africa, he has worked for several Christian publishers, including the one he founded himself, Piquant Editions. Pieter oversees the work of the Langham Literature Warehouse and Service Centre in Carlisle, England.
Jill McGilvray is Chair of the Langham Partnership International Council
Jill is a visiting lecturer at Sydney Missionary and Bible College and at Mary Andrews College. Her book God’s Love in Action, Pastoral Care for Everyone was published in 2009 and has meant that she has spoken and taught about pastoral care and understanding grief, at churches and conferences in several states of Australia.
For information on Langham staff at national level, select the relevant national partner below.