Social Investment

Social Investment Advisor to the Local Trust on Big Local, a £200m spend-down endowment working in 150 local areas across England.

Worked with CCLA on social investment planning for Big Local.

Visiting Associate at the Institute for Voluntary Action Research, Birkbeck College, University of London.

Working with IVAR on social investment research for the Charity Commission for England and Wales.

Working with Queen’s University, Belfast, on social enterprise research for the Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister, Northern Ireland.

Architect of Change Matters, the performance framework for UK Community Development Finance Institutions.

Strategic planning, organisational and performance reviews, evaluations and financial analysis, advice on funding applications, action plans, market analysis, research and planning and a full range of training courses for staff and Boards.

Clients include:
CCLA, The Local Trust/Big Local, Charity Commission for England and Wales, Charity Bank, London and Quadrant Housing Association, European Microfinance Network, Deutsche Bank, Caixa Catalunya, Barcelona cdfa and, (through Change Matters), South Coast Moneyline, Fredericks Foundation, London Rebuilding Society, One London, Project North East, Scotcash, Sirius, Acorn, Donbac, Developing Strathclyde Ltd, East London Small Business Centre and Foundation East.