Building world class incubators and accelerators supporting outstanding startups that tackle poverty.
Applying our work in international development with Development Impact Bonds, Impact Investment Funds & Incubators.
Working with corporates and enabling innovations to benefit both their financial bottom line and create genuine social impact.
AREAS OF WORK
Some of our work includes:
Numbers4Good is supporting charities and theatres such as Live Theatre and others in their investment raising and social enterprise activities.
Children and Families
We are working with organisations supporting troubled families, children on the edge of care and enabling children to be fostered and adopted on investment readiness and creating social impact bonds.
Corporate Social Innovation
We have partnered with the people behind Impact Hub and are working with corporates to enable innovations to benefit both their financial bottom line but also create genuine social impact. We create tailored made eco-systems involving co-location innovation spaces, incubators and accelerators, funds and corporate social impact bonds.
Numbers4Good is supporting charities including Only Connectand Khulisa, a spin out probation trust and a large prime provider working within the Transforming Rehabilitation supply chain. We have also partnered with Crest Advisory to support Police and Crime Commissioners in creating social impact bonds.
Education and Employability
Numbers4Good is working with charities and social enterprises to enable them to become investment ready and - if desired - create social impact bonds. We are also working with partners to offer investment readiness in Education as well as develop a social impact bond around school improvement.
We worked with Fusion Housing and Home Group to help them create social impact bonds within the UK Government's Fair Chance Fund and are working with other youth homelessness charities in their investment readiness.
We have partnered with Accenture Development Partnerships and are offering impact investing for International Development consulting to Governments, Foundations, NGOs and Development Finance Institutions.
WHO WE ARE
Founder and Co-CEO
Social investment expert, worked with charities and social enterprises for past 5 years. 15 years City experience with specific expertise in designing and implementing innovative financial products. Loves surfing and sailing in his spare time.
Social entrepreneur with a background in politics and setting up charities and social enterprises. Passionate about transforming society and ensuring that finance serves all people and does good. World Economic Forum Global Shaper. Enjoys spending time with family, drinking coffee and watching sport.
Oversees our communications strategy and manages key stakeholder, partner and client relationships. Previously worked with some of the leading social enterprises in the UK and South Africa and has extensive experience developing partnerships and collaborations between social enterprises, multinationals, civil society organisations and government.
Finance professional with 20 years’ experience in development banking, investment banking and social finance. Five years in delivery and operations roles in youth and education charities. Passionate about social mobility, theatre and family.
Head of Strategy
Business strategy and social investment specialist. Expert in helping organisations grow and raise investment. Extensive advisory experience in Finance and Management Consultant roles with Deloitte and Accenture - including Accenture Development Partnerships. Passion for running, tennis, travel and the outdoors.
Responsible for investment structuring and deal execution. Prior to joining the team James worked in the City for 12 years where he advised corporate boards and shareholders in the UK and abroad on equity and debt financing. Aspiring kite surfer, world traveller and recent convert to cycling.
Strategy and investment expert, 7 years at Deloitte and experience in investment banking at Nomura. Holds a MBA from London Business School and outside work has advised sports and services ventures. As a good ex-consultant there are 3 things he enjoys the most; going for a walk with his parents, meeting up with his friends and supporting his football team, Sporting de Gijon.
Operational and strategic management specialist in professional services firms. Prior to joining the team Sophie worked for a leading law firm with a client base in the charitable and not for profit sector. In her spare time she is a live music enthusiast, keen hiker and aspiring tennis player.
Senior Education Advisor
Experienced management consultant and policy adviser specialising in Education including work under the Blair and Cameron Governments to support the implementation of major education reforms.
Senior Development Advisor
Economist and Writer. Advised governments, international organisations, companies and nonprofits on harnessing the tools of business to achieve social impact.now Director of the Social Progress Imperative. Co Author of Philanthrocapitalism: How Giving Can Save the World and The Road from Ruin: A New Capitalism for the Big Society
Senior Property Advisor
Fund manager in real estate sector. Circa 15 years investment experience. RICS Surveyor and MBA Graduate.