Gilly has extensive experience of large scale project management in the public, private and third sectors. Prior to joining Social and Sustainable Capital she worked in youth services where she helped charities take on social investment allowing them to scale their work. Before that, Gilly spent 14 years in journalism, editing the Today programme and organising global radio coverage of major UK events for the BBC. She has a Masters in Inequality and Social Sciences from the LSE. Gilly volunteers on the Order of Malta’s projects working with the marginalised across the globe. She is a former volunteer, trustee and advisor for its UK youth branch, the Order of Malta Volunteers.