Nicky and Pippa Gumbel led Holy Trinity Brompton (HTB) from 2005 to 2022. Before this Nicky read law at Cambridge and theology at Oxford and practised as a barrister. Nicky is the pioneer of Alpha - a fifteensession
introduction to the Christian faith now running in over one hundred countries around the world - and author of a number of popular books including Questions of Life and Searching Issues. In 2009, Nicky and Pippa began writing notes for their congregation to accompany the NIV Bible in One Year. Many friends joined along the way and they now have around two million annual subscribers across the globe. They live in central London
and have three children.