Charlie Oliver

Country representing

United Kingdom




  • University of Edinburgh Business School
  • University of Newcastle upon Tyne

Current organisation


Current role


Skills and Expertise

Project management
Social media

Areas of interest

Peace and Conflict
Youth Unemployment

Website & Social Links

I am passionate about


One Young World 2016@OYWEuropeOne Young World 2015
  • Elected Coordinating Ambassador for London & the South East. As part of my role this year I have:
  • Delivered a series of “local summits” featuring executive level speakers and opportunities for our Ambassadors to pitch. These have been hosted at Telefonica, The Beans Group, PwC and J&J. We have two further events coming up at Unilever and Twitter.
  • I’ve taken delegations to the Indonesian Embassy in London and a British-Serbian Chamber of Commerce event.
  • Chair - Global Business plenary Ambassador consultation for 2015 summit.
  • Supported the launch of the One Young World Ambassador podcast, offering Ambassadors a global platform year round to share their work from anywhere in the world.
  • Represented One Young World on London Live TV – on the topic of youth unemployment.
  • Secured approval from the Telefonica UK Executive Committee on a cultural change initiative to further harness the potential of young people in the business.
One Young World 2013 & 2014
  • Project Lead for Telefonica's breakout session on Intrapreneurship at One Young World, 2014 - featuring Pedro Padierna, OYW Counsellor and President of Pepsi Co. Mexico; Dennis Bree, Head of Sales for UK & Ireland, Twitter; and Chema Alonso, CEO, Eleven Paths.More here -
  • Delivering a project internally at Telefonica UK to empower young people in our business, 2014.
  • Consulting Panel for Global Business plenary at One Young World, 2014.
  • Speaker at Sir Richard Branson's B Team Session at One Young World, 2013.More here (skip to 22:30) -
  • Co-Chair - Youth Unemployment Breakout at One Young World, 2013.