Vidhya Alakeson

Chief Executive

Maj Amin

CRM and Programmes Improvement Officer

Fergus Arkley

Development Manager

Tom Barton

Programme Manager

Sara Buchanan

Joint Head of Open Programmes

Charlotte Cassedanne

Head of Communications

Linda Cherrington

Director of Finance and Operations

Danielle Cohen

Development Manager

Sarah Dennis

Programme and Office Coordinator

Ged Devlin

Development Manager

Susie Finlayson

Development Manager

Alex Fowles

Interim Director of Finance and Operations

Matt Flatman

Programme Officer

Nicola Fuschillo

Head of HR

Steve Gallagher

Procurement Manager

Mark Gordon

Director of Communications and Partnerships

Richard Harries

Director of the Research Institute

Bonnie Hewson

Programme Manager

Ed Howarth

Programme Manager

Ester Kincova

Policy and Research Intern

Michael Lloyd Jones

Programme Officer

Sophie Macken

Head of Market Development

Sarah McCall

Procurement Officer

Jason McKenzie

Leadership Team Manager

Ailbhe McNabola

Head of Research and Policy

Stephen Miller

Head of Impact Evaluation

Ricky Mitchell

Accounts Assistant

Alexis Morcrette

Head of Programme Improvement

Molly Ann Pendlebury

Communications Coordinator

Suzanne Perry

Research Officer

Naomi Sampson

Programme Manager

Jenny Sansom

Programme Manager

Rose Seagrief

Programme Manager

Alex Steeland

Programme Manager

Kate Stewart

Director of Programmes

Alex Valk

Media Relations Manager

Edward Walden

Digital Transformation Officer / Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator

Will Walker

Programme and Investment Manager – Community Energy

Simon Williams

Interim Head of Finance

Natalie White

Research and Development Coordinator

Robert Ashton

Co-Founder of Norwich Mustard

Chris Buckham

Chair of Bretforton Community Shop

Sally Chicken

Vice Chairman of Shotley Heritage Charitable Community Benefit Society Ltd

Bill Graham

Community Project Manager, New Wortley

Charlotte Hollins

Manager of Fordhall Farm

Joanna Holmes

CEO Barton Hill Settlement

Finn Jensen

Director, Calderdale Community Energy & Pennine Community Power

Iftikar Karim

Senior Manager, All Saints Action Network

Jen McKevitt

Chief Executive of Back on the Map

Nasim Qureshi

CEO, Inspired Neighbourhoods

Afsheen Kabir Rashid

Co-founder, Director of Repowering London and Chair, Brixton Energy

Simeon Ripley

Chief Executive of Linskill and North Tyneside Community Development Trust

Jess Steele

Director, Jericho Road Solutions

Rebecca Vipond

Co-founder of Squash

Angie Wright

CEO, b inspired

Léonie Austin

Board member

Sam Berwick

Board member

Katie Blacklock

Board member

Stan Chan

Board member

David Godden

Board member

Ian Hempseed

Board member

Dai Powell

Board member

Jess Prendergrast

Board Member

Carla Stent

Vice chair

Christopher Stephens

Board Member

Dr Leandro Sepulveda

Associate Professor, CEEDR, Middlesex University

Lisa Muller

Evaluation Strategy and Impact Assessor

Liz Lipscomb

Vantage Point Research

Pat McGinn

PMG Consulting, Social Impact Analysis

Alice Thornton


Sian Basker

Data Orchard

Sophie Reid

Freelance Researcher

Tim Maiden

CAG Consultants

Laura Johnson

Laura Johnson Consultancy

Hilary Barnard

Hilary Barnard Consulting

David Kane

Freelance Data Scientist and Researcher

Ann Sanders

Independent Consultant